Italy's entire entertainment sector went on strike Monday to protest crippling funding cuts by the Silvio Berlusconi government that could also impact the country's appeal for international film…
"Gomorrah," the gritty Italo pic hailed as the most realistic Mafia movie ever made, is being developed into a 12-part TV series by Domenico Procacci's Fandango in tandem with Cattleya and Rupert…
Italy's RAI Cinema, the film arm of pubcaster RAI, is celebrating its 10th anniversary by upping investment in local production and maintaining its spending for international product.
Italo film company Medusa and Canadian distributor Alliance Films have forged a strategic pact to jointly acquire and co-produce movies, boosting their leverage in the international arena.
Italy's Intramovies has acquired world rights to Brazilian coming-of-ager "As Melhores Coisas Do Mundo" (The Best Things in the World), which Warner Bros. co-produced and released successfully in…
The red carpet at the recent Rome Film Festival was a bit thin on stars, but it was packed on opening night with some 1,200 incensed members of Italy's film community protesting against impending…
Helmer John Boorman will be feted by the 28th Turin Film Festival, which will open with Kristin Scott Thomas kidnap drama "In Your Hands," by Gallic helmer Lola Doillon, and close with the European…
Mario Gianani's slate as a producer spans from auteur Saverio Costanzo's arthouse hit "Private" to commercial comedy master Fausto Brizzi's upcoming "Sex in 3D."
Belgian helmer Olias Barco's euthanasia-themed black comedy "Kill Me Please" has been acquired by Italy's Archibald Film from Gaul's Le Pact after winning the Rome Film Festival.
Sex scandals are nothing new for Silvio Berlusconi. But the latest one for Italy's flamboyant premier-media mogul is turning into a pop-culture phenom locally.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar