The Italian box office was down 7% to E189 million ($301 million) in the first quarter compared with the same period in 2007, which was a banner year. Admissions also dropped 7% to 32,000 tickets…
Shares in Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcasting group surged on the Milan bourse Tuesday on news of the media mogul's solid victory in the Italo general election.
Silvio Berlusconi is back.
"Rick & Steve: The Happiest Gay Couple in the World," the R-rated animated comedy series produced by Canada's Cuppa Coffee Studios for Viacom cabler Logo, took the top prize at Cartoons on the Bay…
The future of Filmitalia, Italy's film promo body, is triggering turmoil in the country's cinematic community on the eve of crucial national elections.
Is a Silvio sequel really what Italians want? Italy's entertainment biz is holding its breath before Sunday and Monday's election, which pits TV mogul and former two-time prime minister Silvio…
Italy's northeastern corner packs a triple punch when it comes to heavyweight fests.
Sabrina Baracetti, who is the face of the Udine Far East Film Fest, certainly reps an anomaly in Italy where big egos are the norm and cults of personality run rampant.
For Thomas Bertacche, being a film buff in a small city in Italy's northeast is no reason not to think big. But that doesn't mean you should ever let your head swell.
Because it's set entirely in Rome, the Eternal City is a must-shoot location for Sony's "Da Vinci Code" sequel, "Angels and Demons," which rolls June 5.
Japanese horrormeister Hideo Nakata's "L: Change the World" will open Italy's festival of Far East Film in Udine. Fest runs April 18-26.