When will "Memoirs of a Geisha" finally open in mainland China? The movie was due to bow Jan. 9 in Beijing, but was bumped to Feb. 10 without explanation. Now that date looks doubtful amid media…
Nancy Carson has been upped to exec VP of distribution at Warner Bros. Pictures Intl., overseeing the release of all films overseas and serving as the chief liaison with Warner Home Video.
The 17th edition of the Palm Springs fest shuttered Sunday, capping a characteristically globe-hopping selection of 232 films from 71 countries, with a notable emphasis on Latin American, Indian and…
Chema Rodriguez's documentary "Estrellas de la linea" (The Railroad All Stars), about a soccer team of Guatemalan sex workers, has been selected for the arthouse Panorama section at this year's…
The Sydney Theater Awards were reinstated Monday after a 10-year absence, with Gale Edwards taking director honors for the Sydney Theater Company production of "Festen."
Weinstein Co. CG toon "Hoodwinked" skipped ahead of the competition Monday thanks to holiday matinees, just barely stealing the No. 1 spot for the four-day holiday weekend with $16.6 million vs…
Broadway is settling in for the winter, and while many shows continued a typical post-holiday slide during the week ending Jan. 15, others seem to have bundled up enough to hold steady. Top earner…
IFC Films has acquired domestic theatrical rights to Matthew Barney's latest feature, "Drawing Restraint 9," which stars the filmmaker-artist and his Icelandic pop-star wife Bjork.
VNU, the Dutch group that owns ACNielsen, Billboard and the Hollywood Reporter, said Monday that a posse of private equity firms has offered to buy it for about $9 billion.
The fifth season of Fox drama thriller "24" bolted out of the starting blocks Sunday night, with its two-hour opener outperforming last season's strong launch. For a second straight year, Fox chose…
NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution has inked a new deal with Jerry Springer.