If you were lining up the perfect team to brainstorm new program ideas, a doctor, carpenter and military-industrial intelligence expert would probably not make your list.
Samurais are Yoji Yamada's new passion. They have almost nothing to do with the Western image of fighting machines drenched in blood or the sword-wielding, testosterone-filled heroes of Japanese TV.
Thirty-seven years after it closed on Broadway, "Sherry!" -- a musical version of the George S. Kaufman-Moss Hart classic "The Man Who Came to Dinner" -- has finally been recorded for posterity.
Viewing pics alfresco is nothing new. Hardy visitors to the TromsoFilm Festival in Northern Norway can watch pics screened on the ice at night. Epicurean festgoers can enjoy a glass of wine in a…
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.
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.
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.
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…
MGM Home Entertainment has acquired North American homevideo and television rights of Starway Intl.'s "Bubba Ho-Tep."
Dream Entertainment announced that all rights to the film "Monster Man" have been sold to Metro Tartan in the U.K. and to Sharada in Italy.