Kerry Packer's Channel Nine network has announced it will move into feature film production. Hugh Marks, director of Nine Film and Television, said the network was spending large amounts for…
Columbia TriStar is producing a documentary on Australian rock band INXS and its late singer Michael Hutchence, who died in 1997.
In its European continental debut, Disney's animated "Dinosaur" trampled the competition, taking the top spot in Germany and Austria, while "Charlie's Angels" chick-kicked into pole position in…
Oz film production dropped by 10 features this year compared to 1999, according to the Australian Film Commission's annual production report. But due to the $26 million budget for Fox's "Moulin…
Director Baz Luhrmann delivered a harried two-minute speech Tuesday night in front of 1,200 people on the past, present and future of Australian filmmaking. Luhrmann was speaking at the second…
The Oz film industry is dogged by an abundance of poorly financed scripts that are languishing too long in development, says a report released by the country's leading marketing and development…
Sony's "Charlie's Angels" kick-started its international onslaught by opening on top of the Japanese weekend box office and casting out its key competitor, Fox's "Bedazzled," which scored well in the…
Just as in the U.S., Sony's "Charlie's Angels" has chick-kicked its way to an impressive box office perf in its foreign debut.