ThinkFilm VP Daniel Katz has ankled the Gotham-based indie distributor to spearhead a new film unit at financial services firm Guggenheim Partners.
After a year of virtual silence following its launch, AMC, Cinemark and Regal's joint digital cinema venture is back with a new name and two studio partners.
The Spartan swords of Warner's "300" are mixing it up with the slashing sticks of the National Hockey League. Marking the first time the NHL has promoted a Hollywood pic, the league has cut a…
Plays by Arthur Miller, contemporary playwrights Sarah Ruhl and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and ensemble members Tracy Letts and Eric Simonson make up Steppenwolf Theater Company's all-American 2007-08…
Shaquille O'Neal is coming to primetime -- as a reality star. NBA superstar and sometime thesp is in production on a six-episode reality weight-loss skein for ABC that is scheduled to air this summer.
In a move underlining the clout of the overseas market, Sony is holding the "Spider-Man 3" world premiere in Tokyo on April 16 and will launch the pic in Japan on May 1, three days ahead of its U.S…
South Korea's Halim Group is denying a report in Friday's Financial Times that private equity firm MBK Partners is on the verge of acquiring Nongsusan, Korea's fifth largest home shopping channel…
The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications has decided to delay submission of a bill to Parliament that would make payment of receiving fees to pubcaster NHK mandatory.
Guillermo Del Toro's "Pan's Labyrinth," fresh off its three Oscar wins, landed the best film and actor (Sergi Lopez) prizes in the Fantasy section of the 27th edition of the Oporto Intl. Film…
Shareholders have overwhelming voted in favor of maintaining the State's golden share in Portugal Telecom, effectively blocking any possibility of Sonaecom gaining control of the country's leading…
TVNZ chief executive Rick Ellis is moving aggressively to dig the pubcaster out of a three-year decline. He announced he's cutting 140-160 staffers, while promising at least two new channels -…