Eminem may have been powerless against Frodo Baggins, but he managed to attract 1.6 million German moviegoers and bagged nearly $11 million at the box office with his cinematic debut in "8 Mile,"…
The Sky is calling, the Sky is calling! U.K. satcaster Sky Networks managing director Dawn Airey, who recently lured the BBC's Sophie Turner Laing to become director of film channels and acquisitions…
"The Pulse" is about to quicken. A mere blip during its eight-week run last summer, the Fox News magazine is getting a permanent spot on the Fox broadcast net on ultra-competitive Thursday night.
Craig Hitchcock has been promoted to publishing director of Variety Inc. and Cathy Field has been hired as managing director of marketing.
Sundance organizers used to bristle at the notion that the film festival was revered as a major film market. But last year, the festival abandoned that pose and created an official film sales office.
Filmmakers Zhang Yimou and Hou Hsiao-hsien have won acclaim and awards, but what they really want is mainstream acceptance and commercial success.
It took 50 years, but Casey Kasem has finally gotten into the music business. "Casey Kasem Presents America's Top Ten," the radio and TV personality's first-ever music release, has just sold a…
Adam Dawtrey - London Eye
According to the most arresting films screened at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival, the pressing concerns facing Americans lie not in the Middle East or in Washington, or with common criminals or…
The barrage of logos on Park City's Main Street has lost its ability to unnerve Sundance guests. Corporate sponsorship is as common as cell phones at the 10-day event. Liquor brands and glossy…
Martin Scorsese has been tirelessly accepting awards and doing Q&A screenings; Steven Spielberg ran the junket gauntlet twice in 2002; even Pedro Almodovar flew in from Madrid for the Golden Globes…