One of the more prominent trends at this year's European Film Market in Berlin was the growing importance of the back catalog.
Presidents, diplomats and assorted political and religious leaders have all failed to bring peace to the Mideast, but who's to say a Hollywood publicist couldn't help?
Sunday night has long served as the best stage for television's biggest events, but this stage is getting awfully crowded.
Pan-Arab news and entertainment channel MBC has started shooting beachside skein "Red Sea" in the Egyptian resorts of El-Gouna and Herghada.
Last week many exhibs were expecting "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" to claim the major Oscars -- but some don't think the statuettes will significantly boost takings for a…
Holy Batman! Although Christian Bale is currently being measured for his "Batman Begins" utility belt, it wasn't long ago that he was fitted for a crown of thorns.
Michael Crawford reunites with the composer of his career-defining role, the Phantom, to headline Andrew Lloyd Webber's next musical, "The Woman in White," opening Sept. 15 at the Palace Theater.
Shochiku has secured Japanese distribution rights to a high-profile package of pics at this year's AFM headed by Mandalay Pictures' thriller "The Jacket," starring Adrien Brody and Keira Knightley…
One of Spain's most experienced distrib execs, Adolfo Blanco, has created his own film distribution company, ABL Augusta.
It took three years for writer-director Erin Dignam to find the coin to back her romantic drama set in South Africa, "The Last Face," starring Robin Wright Penn.
Sven Ebeling and Hagen Behring, co-CEOs of Media Cooperation One (MCOne), took over the majority share in the Teutonic home entertainment distributor in a management buyout from former owner DBI, the…