The Weinstein Co. and Constantini Films' Latin American Fund has closed a distribution deal for Argentina on Stephen Frears' Oscar-nommed "The Queen."
Fox ruled Wednesday as usual behind "American Idol," but CBS saw a Super Bowl boost for its drama "Criminal Minds" and ABC's "Lost" got off to a pretty good start in its later time period.
The collaboration between Arts Alliance Media (AAM) and the European Film Market (EFM) continues. For 2007 and 2008, Arts Alliance Media will be the exclusive partner of the EFM for digital film…
AfterDark Films has acquired the North American distribution rights to David Arquette's directorial debut, "The Tripper." Killer thriller is produced by Arquette, Courteney Cox, Evan Astrowsky and…
MediaCorp Raintree Pictures and the Media Development Authority of Singapore have unveiled plans to back "881," the country's first musical movie in several decades.
French distributor Surreal Films has acquired French rights to Sundance meller "Never Forever," by Korean-American helmer Gina Kim. Pic, which stars the currently ubiquitous Vera Farmiga, Ha Jungwoo…
Korean production shingle M&FC has retrieved rights to "M," a thriller by Lee Myung-se.
Telepool has struck oil. The Munich-based distrib has picked up international rights to "OilCrash," a docu that examines the planet's dwindling oil resources.
German-produced Israeli doc "...More Than 1000 Words" is generating buzz at Iran's ongoing Fajr Film Festival — for not screening during the 11-day event.
Rupert Murdoch said Thursday that he doubts the Chandler family will successfully take over Tribune Co. "I don't really believe it's going to happen," he said at a Gotham media conference, even as…
Disney is shedding its Touchstone Television brand, renaming its small screen production arm ABC Television Studio. Change, effective immediately, is part of an overall streamlining of Disney brands…