Sony offers up the latest threat to knock off three-peat box office champ "Shark Tale" with its Sarah Michelle Gellar frightener "The Grudge," which bows in 3,245 theaters this weekend.
Viacom has agreed to cough up an additional $1 million for federal broadcast violations. This time around no wardrobe malfunctions or foul-mouthed shock jocks were involved.
Down by seven from last year's record high, 49 countries have submitted films to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for consideration in the foreign-language category, Acad prexy Frank…
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Blame the rising Canadian dollar, now at a 10-year high against the U.S. dollar, or blame global competition. Whatever the culprit, British Columbia's once high-flying film and TV production industry…
"Thirteen" director Catherine Hardwicke has been tapped to develop and direct "Vivaldi" for Imagine Entertainment and Columbia. Kevin Lund and T.J. Scott are in negotiations to pen the script.
Post-production conglom Ascent Media has acquired film restoration house Cinetech in a bid to expand its services for DVD production. Financial details weren't disclosed, although execs confirmed it…
Sony BMG Music Entertainment has tapped two execs to oversee its labels' vast catalogs and their use in other media. Joe DiMuro has been named exec VP, Sony BMG strategic marketing; Jeff Jones has…
TV Azteca, Mexico's second-largest net, saw a 17% rise in third-quarter earnings, boosted by ad sales during the Summer Olympic Games.
New Line Cinema has tapped Gotham playwright David Lindsay-Abaire to write the bigscreen adaptation of German author Cornelia Funke's fantasy novel "Inkheart."
Producer Damon Lee ("Undercover Brother") is anchoring his Deacon Entertainment at Focus Features by inking a first-look pact that will see the Universal arm taking worldwide rights on Deacon…
The Boston Red Sox helped Fox rock in primetime Wednesday, with the team's pennant-clinching victory over the hated New York Yankees becoming baseball's most-watched non-World Series game in 13 years.