Hot topics at Promax & BDA's Euro confab here this week included the rebranding of Arab news web Al-Jazeera, the ways MTV morphs in different regions and nuts-and-bolts matters such as how to hatch a…
Italian pics are having a field day at the local box office, with four titles among the top 10 grossers for the first time in years. Leading the pack is drama "Don't Move," starring Penelope Cruz as…
Helmer Giovanni Veronesi's zippy youth comedy "Che ne sara di noi" (What Will Happen to Us?) is the surprise frontrunner in the race for Italy's Davide di Donatello film awards with 12 nominations…
The Italian government will fill empty film fund coffers to the tune of $98 million for 2004 and get tough on those who download pics from the web.
Hollywood may have sneered when Mel Gibson, in September 2002, preceded by a somersaulting dwarf, walked into a packed press conference room at Rome's Cinecitta Studios, lit a cigarette and announced…
Former Locarno film fest topper Marco Muller was confirmed as director of the Venice Intl. Film Festival on Thursday and given a four-year mandate, ending a crisis that had been crippling the Lido.
Former Locarno film fest topper Marco Muller is poised to take over the top spot at the Venice Film Fest, replacing artistic director Moritz de Hadeln.
Marco Bellocchio's "Good Morning, Night," Marco Tullio Giordana's "Best of Youth" and Paolo Virzi's "Caterina Goes to Town" are top contenders for Italy's Nastri d'Argento (Silver Ribbon) film…
Italy's Lux Vide, the prolific producer of predominantly religious telepics including "The Bible" series, is taking a leaf out of HBO's book and branching out into movies for theatrical distribution.
Milan-based film mart Mifed has conceded defeat in its timeslot battle against the fall edition of the American Film Market. It has relinquished its usual November date, poached for the first time…
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Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%