Toronto Film Festival execs are mothballing the Perspective Canada program because it has outgrown its 20-year mandate to support the fledgling local film industry.
"Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" will seek to cast another spell on the box office this weekend, mounting the first big challenge to ticket monster "Shrek 2." This "Potter" pic is the first…
Florian Lechner, former head of investor relations at German film group Internationalmedia, is becoming co-managing director at ApolloMedia Filmmanagement, one of the top film funds for Hollywood…
Barrandov film studio this weekend will again play host to Hollywood when 15 producers, studio executives and directors from Warner Bros., Hallmark and MGM tour the studio and see Prague.
Canada's Chum Television unveiled next season's lineup Wednesday. The sked, heavy on U.S. content, has a bit of everything in it except sitcoms -- a format Chum shies away from.
Disney may have found a buyer for its North American retail chain. Kids clothing retailer the Children's Place said Thursday it is negotiating to purchase Disney's unprofitable U.S. and Canadian…
Universal Studios has expanded the responsibilities of its Universal Partnership Development division. Now known as Universal Studios Partnerships, the unit will be overseen by exec VP Stephanie…
The Justice Dept. on Thursday ended its nearly three-year-long antitrust investigation into video-on-demand service Movielink. DOJ was concerned that the collaboration of Sony, Warner Bros.…
Satellite TV provider Pegasus Communications filed for bankruptcy and threatened legal action in response to the termination of its agreement to exclusively resell DirecTV services in some rural…
Canuck entertainment company Alliance Atlantis Communications has reported major losses for the past year as a result of C$321 million ($234 million) in financial charges due to exiting film and…