Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" bowed in Australia on Wednesday local time (Tuesday L.A. time), grossing A$635,000 ($495,000) on a fairly wide 142 screens, stirring passions among church…
As theater owners across the country nervously gauged audience reactions on Ash Wednesday to Mel Gibson's provocative "The Passion of the Christ," a Kansas moviegoer collapsed and died as a result of…
Flying below the radar, producers Team Todd have been putting together a romantic comedy that will star Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep at Universal Pictures, with Stratus Films financing.
Ardustry Home Entertainment will make its AFM debut showcasing six feature films.
Fortissimo Films has announced the start of principal photography on "Sunflower," the fourth feature from helmer Zhang Yang. Fortissimo is handling worldwide sales on the pic, which stars…
Oscar nominees Sofia Coppola and Naomi Watts have been tapped to present at Sunday's 76th Academy Awards.
MarVista Entertainment has announced two feature films -- "South of Heaven West of Hell" and "19 Months" -- being offered at AFM.
In the first full week of February sweeps, syndie viewership declined by more than a million households from the previous week. Despite heavy promotion and a fresh batch of new shows, syndication was…
Cartoon Network and Kids WB promised more new programming and more collaboration between the two Wednesday as the sibling channels unveiled their 2004-05 offerings.
The Large Format Cinema Assn. kicked off its inaugural film fest this week at the Bridge Cinema in Los Angeles.
Comcast is coming under increasing fire for its bid to acquire Disney, with its corporate governance standards the latest culprit that could potentially undermine investor support for a deal.