Last week many exhibs were expecting "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" to claim the major Oscars -- but some don't think the statuettes will significantly boost takings for a…
Holy Batman! Although Christian Bale is currently being measured for his "Batman Begins" utility belt, it wasn't long ago that he was fitted for a crown of thorns.
Like the guy flailing around on the corner dressed up like a hotdog, cable execs will do just about anything for you to sample their wares.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Medusa has picked up Italian distribution rights and has committed to a 100-print release in Italy for Showcase Entertainment's "Our Italian Husband."