Tartan Films has acquired North American and U.K. rights to "Ghost of Mae Nak," a Thai-language horror pic helmed byfirst-time British writer/director Mark Duffield.
AIDS drama "Three Needles," starring Lucy Liu, has secured a North American release through Wolfe Releasing in association with Covington USA.
South Korean mini-major Mirovision has acquired all rights to "Woman on the Beach," a relationship drama by auteur Hong Sang-soo starring TV diva Ko Hyun-joung in her bigscreen debut.
An expanded one-hour results edition of "American Idol" was easily the top-rated program on Wednesday, while NBC's "Law & Order" ended its season a winner as well.
Russian box office has been dominated by locally produced hits including "Daywatch," "Turkish Gambit" and the post-Soviet war epic "9th Company."
Reviews and word of mouth here for "The Da Vinci Code" have been glum, but will it matter? The film makes its global bow today and, based on preliminary statistics and predictions from exhibs and…
Screen Media Films has acquired North American rights to Dream Entertainment and Bleiberg Entertainment's claymation feature "Disaster!," featuring rock group Motley Crue.
Three Dots Entertainment, one of the few commercially oriented Taiwanese production shingles, has teamed with movie funder Serenity Entertainment to launch Taiwan's first film sales firm Serenity…
Madrid's Media Business School is launching the Mediterranean Film Business School to provide training in film co-production, financing, legal aspects, marketing and distribution.
Brittany Murphy is toplining "The Ramen Girl" with Japanese thesp Toshiyuki Nishida, which Media 8 Entertainment is producing and distribbing.