Invalid as the Fabulous Invalid may be, the 15 midtown blocks of Broadway are still the place where playwrights cement a national profile.
Norwegian, Swedish and Finnish filmmakers would like to know what the Danes have that they don't. Why have Danish films gotten so much attention worldwide -- often to the exclusion of other Scandi…
A year ago, rivals in the specialty-film business said they wanted to emulate the Fox Searchlight model. The 10 films on its 2004 slategrossed a highly profitable $216 million, and the division…
Forget Jon Stewart or Stephen Colbert. Conan O'Brien is latenight's real political power player. In Finland.
Disney's due to throw a big bash Feb. 13 in Barcelona, but the occasion isn't the Spanish premiere of the film "Eight Below" or the opening of the latest Disney Store -- the city already has two of…
Glitz and glamour have always been hot commodities at the Berlinale and it's not surprising the fest goes out of its way to lure star wattage to the frigid event.
Since the Sept. 30 divorce of Disney and the Weinsteins, all the media attention seemed to focus on the brothers' startup company and the new Bob Iger regime at Disney. The reborn Miramax appeared to…
Who will win the big battle of Superman vs. Elmo? Those two, along with X-Men and Disney's Fairies, will be fighting for retailer attention at the American Intl. Toy Fair in Gotham this week.
As the world outside America prepares for soccer's quadrennial World Cup in Germany in June, the game's TV rights are more in demand than ever.
She's produced dozens of films by directors such as Polanski and Kusturica, or Blier and Tavernier. "Vera Drake," Berlin Golden Bear winner in 2004, is another of her credits (as exec producer). Yet…
As the online entertainment biz explodes, the Internet has an ever-increasing number of its own content deals, development execs and stars. All it's missing in going Hollywood is someone in the…