The Johannesburg Civic Theater has entered into a groundbreaking deal with U.K.-based production company Qdos Entertainment, enabling the venue to overcome financial constraints preventing it from…
Global production outfit Endemol has taken a 51% stake in Dutch mobile telephone content developer, producer and distributor Overloaded as it slowly shifts from a TV content churner to a…
Which films have been outselling U.S. blockbusters in Shanghai lately? Try a slew of hoary pics from Hollywood's past, along with a mix of recycled Imax fare. The twist: they're 3-D.
Michael Jackson knows all about being "Bashir-ed." But away from the cameras, Martin Bashir, the softspoken journalist who is being depicted as the prince of darkness since his controversial TV…
Kang Je-gyu, who helmed Korea's most successful movie "Shiri" -- the pic that put Korea on the map as an important world force in film -- is making a comeback.
A megaplex that brings a luxurious feel to the arthouse experience opened its doors last week in, where else? Mais oui, Paris!
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With Mark McCormack expected to be on injured reserve for months to come, execs at his IMG sports marketing empire are vying to fill his shoes.
When Taiwan's Minister of Justice Chen Ding-nan appeared in public in February to emphasize his commitment to stamping out piracy, he invited a high-profile guest: himself.
Even the rockers are starting to get nervous about an impending U.S. invasion of Iraq. MTV produced a primetime special on the subject last week called "Confronting Iraq." The half-hour program was…
Fueled by coin from U.S. majors, local film production in Brazil is on an upswing, and ticket sales for Brazilian pics are expected to reach levels not seen in 13 years.