International exhibition giant Kinepolis saw admissions fall by 5.5% in the first four months of 2003, compared with the same period a year ago.
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Granada, one of the big two shareholders in Blighty commercial web ITV, announced Tuesday that pre-tax profits were up 35% to £65 million ($107 million) for the first six months ended March 31…
Suffering a double-digit slump in revenues, U.K. music group EMI nonetheless boosted operating profits by nearly a third for the year ended March 31, as an extensive cost-cutting campaign began to…
No. 2 U.S. exhib AMC Entertainment on Tuesday posted broadened losses in its fourth quarter and fiscal year despite a surge in revenue for both periods, with international properties swelling red ink.
With an SRO audience proving there are few things closer to a filmmaker's heart than coin, Financing Independent Film, a Monday sesh in the Variety Cannes Conference Series struck all the right notes.
Cannes jury member and Bollywood thesp Aishwarya Rai has signed for Ketan Mehta's "The Rising."
First Look Media has acquired worldwide sales rights (excluding Japan and Thailand) to "The Tesseract," first pic from Artist Film.
A 50-pic retro devoted to "Cinema & Jazz" will form one of the major planks of this year's 56th Locarno Film Festival, artistic director Irene Bignardi announced Monday.
Among the cinema's many visions of the apocalypse, few have resonated with the chilly precision of Michael Haneke's "Time of the Wolf." This masterful film keys into the current global climate of…
"Tiresia" plays like "The Collector" meets -- well, not much, actually. In his third feature, after "Organic" (1998) and "The Pornographer" (2001), Bertrand Bonello goes off the aesthetic deep end in…
Paradoxically, the prolific Japanese director Kiyoshi Kurosawa graduates to the big-league Cannes competition with one of his more marginal, less accessible entries in "Bright Future." An obscure…