It doesn't happen often that an American colossus like Viacom sets its sights on an Italian animation studio -- and then, rather than snapping it up outright, agrees to purchase just a minority stake.
Monica Bellucci is set to topline "Rhinos Season," Iranian helmer Bahman Ghobadi's follow-up to arthouse hit "No One Knows About Persian Cats."
Two years after its launch in Italy, Fox Intl. Channels' Fox Retro station is proving a top draw on Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox, leading to the likely launch of FIC's vintage skeins station…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%
The Venice Film Festival is finally making a push to become more competitively priced and user-friendly.
Italo A-list actor Stefano Accorsi is developing "Versus," a high-profile thriller centered around the contempo international jewel heist gang known as the Pink Panthers.
Remakes are ringing up box office gold in Europe, prompting a proliferation of local hits being redone for neighboring markets and causing some curious cases of cross-pollination.
Italy's Vivo Film will produce a documentary about former Formula 1 driver Alex Zanardi, who became an icon when he returned to competitive racing after losing his legs in a crash.
Italy's Atlantyca Ent., licenser of multi-million dollar kiddie TV series "Geronimo Stilton," is merging with prominent Milan-based children's publishing outfit Dreamfarm in a move aimed at…
Italian prime minister and media mogul Silvio Berlusconi will stand trial April 6 on charges he paid for sex with an underage nightclub dancer and abused his power to cover it up.
Robert De Niro is going the whole hog to promote "Manuale d'amore 3" (Ages of Love 3), the Italian romancer in which he stars opposite Monica Bellucci.