2006 figures for German, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Scandinavia, Belgium, Austria, Russia, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Canada, Japan, Austria, Mexico and Brazil
With a list of partners that includes Scott Free Prods., Sony Pictures Television, Peter Guber's Mandalay Television, Sci Fi Channel and the Larry Sanitsky Co., Germany's Tandem Communications is…
Get ready for "Mel: The Passionate Return." Mel Gibson's recent surprise appearances at Cameron U. in Oklahoma and the Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas, to screen a rough cut of "Apocalypto" were…
Don't be surprised if there's a lot of head-scratching going on among film sellers at this year's Mipcom -- in a good way. To help streamline the process of selling pics, Mipcom exec Paul Johnson has…
The most unassuming Aussie movie since "The Castle" is on track to become the highest-grossing film of the year so far.
Not so long ago, reality TV revolved around placing ordinary people in extraordinary situations, sitting back to watch the fallout and letting the cameras roll. Not anymore. The rise of the…
After a year of rolling out mostly acquired pics and leftovers from the Miramax and Dimension slates, Harvey and Bob Weinstein plan a lineup of films that mix fresh faces with Miramax alumni.
When Disney inked its download deal with Apple's iTunes last month, the rest of the biz sat back and watched for Wal-Mart's reaction. When it heard that a deal was in the works, the retail behemoth…
Stateside series are hot again but local soaps are making waves during primetime, too, in the Czech ratings battle between the longtime terrestrial foes TV Nova and Prima TV.
Build it and they will tune in. That was the philosophy of Saudi Sheik Waleed bin Ibrahim in September 19991 when he decided, at age 31, to set up the Middle East Broadcasting Center (MBC), the Arab…
A big importer in the 1990s, Argentina is fast expanding as an exporter. Telefe Intl. has sold telenovela formats such as "Los Roldan" (The Roldans) for remaking in Asia, Europe and Latin America.