Producer Peter Aalbaek Jensen of Zentropa Entertainments will receive the Media Salles European producer of the year award at Cinema Expo's closing-night ceremony June 24 in Amsterdam.
Thanks to the Hogwarts magicians, Fox's ecological disaster pic and Warners' Greek odyssey, Hollywood registered one of its best weekends overseas.
U.S.-owned exhib Reading Entertainment has enlarged its Australian loop by more than one third, acquiring most of the assets of beleaguered Anderson Multiplex Cinemas.
Three buyout firms led by Bain Capital are reportedly finalizing a deal to acquire Loews Cineplex Entertainment, the century-old, Gotham-based movie theater chain owned by Oaktree Capital and Onex…
Property mogul Robert Tchenguiz reportedly has offered a £360 million ($660 million) bid to buy the Odeon cinema chain, in which he already holds a 35% stake.
The NBA Finals are off to a strong start for ABC, but that tough competish, as well as the season finale of HBO's "The Sopranos," has sunk the Tony Awards on CBS to record-low ratings for a second…
Vanguard Animation's John H. Williams, who brought William Steig's "Shrek" to DreamWorks, has obtained the rights to "The Zabajaba Jungle" from the author's estate.
Former Vivendi Universal chief financial officer Guillaume Hannezo is being investigated as part of a Gallic probe into share buybacks and improper financial communication during Jean-Marie Messier's…
ThinkFilm has acquired North American rights to feature docu "Mondovino," director Jonathan Nossiter's look at globalization as reflected through the machinations of the international wine industry.
Tom Cruise and producing partner Paula Wagner have been tapped to receive the Vision Award from the UCLA School of Theater, Film & Television and the Producers Guild of America.
"Monster" helmer-screenwriter Patty Jenkins will receive the AFI 2004 Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal.