Thea Gill ("Queer as Folk") and Nicholas Campbell ("Da Vinci's Inquest") will star in David Auburn's Pullitzer Prize-winning play "Proof" at the Belfry Theater in Victoria, B.C., April 8-May 4.
Markets & Festivals
Norway's cinema admissions dropped 3.5% to 12 million last year after 9.6% growth in 2001, according to the local film theater body.
The introduction of digital services will help double the annual revenues of Asian cable and satellite industries to $28.9 billion in the next five years, according to a new report.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Dominant terrestrial broadcaster Television Broadcasts (TVB) is doubling the amount of bonus airtime it gives to advertisers who commit to keeping their spending at 2002 levels -- an indication of a…
Bringing tidings of comfort, if not quite joy, to Spain's cash-strapped film industry, the country's Official Credit Institute (ICO) has committed S45 million ($46.6 million) in low-interest credit…
Blockbuster's woes are clearly Netflix's gain. The online mail order DVD rental shop reported that it will exceed its own subscriber targets for 2002, with subs expected to end the year up 88% in the…
U.K. audiences are increasingly switching from terrestrial networks to satellite and cable channels, according to Christmas viewing figures.
Cash-strapped U.K. cable company NTL is being sued by Morgan Stanley, one of its banking advisers, for more than £7 million ($9.8 million) in unpaid fees for work dating back to 1999.
TVropa, the TV division of Denmark's Zentropa Entertainments, has filed for bankruptcy after failing to secure $550,000 in new investments.
Walt Disney led showbiz shares higher Thursday on an analyst's upgrade for a rollicking start to the new year. Investors, facing mixed economic signals, chose a glass-half-full approach on the first…