Brazilian broadcasters are waging an open war over a controversial proposal to create a 4 billion reals ($1.4 billion) government credit line for the local media sector.
San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater will host the only North American engagement of "The Black Rider: The Casting of the Magic Bullets," a theater piece by director Robert Wilson, composer…
Local production is moribund, foreign shoots are few and far between. But Francesca Fisher isn't letting grim reality stop her from building her dream studio.
On April 8, Stephen Belber's "Match" debuts at the Plymouth Theater. When was the last time that Broadway hosted the world preem of a play by a writer making his Broadway debut? So far, everyone…
South Korean cinema is teeming with blockbusters backed by big bucks these days, but a local documentary about the lives of former North Korean spies is defying the odds to gain attention, raising…
Moviegoers looking to escape politics at the multiplex might be in for a rude awakening: Theaters will be inundated with an unprecedented number of volatile features as the presidential race heats up.
Road grosses dipped 1.3% to $13,893,687 during Week 44 (March 22-28). "The Lion King" in Indianapolis topped the list with a hefty $1,234,609 take.
When a ragtag band of ICM emigres opened Endeavor almost a decade ago, few of the town's insiders predicted survival for the upstart talent agency.
Toho's upcoming release "Appleseed" is not the usual Japanese manga comicbook brought to the screen. None of Japan's traditional animation talents is involved in the film, a 3-D CGI production about…
The Backlot: In the 20 years since he made his initial splash in "Splash," Tom Hanks has experienced what is arguably the most impressive winning streak of any actor in Hollywood history. Some say…
Strands: London gets a new venue -- well, a revamped one, actually -- starting in late May, when the Whitehall Theater, once known for the riotous Brian Rix comedies that inspired the phrase…