The piracy vs. privacy battle shows no signs of taking a late summer hiatus. Both sides claimed to be gaining ground late Thursday when Sacramento lawyers filed a motion challenging a recording…
The USA Network foresees a third season of "The Dead Zone." Cabler has snapped up an additional 13 segs of the supernatural series, with production slated to resume in fall.
Bo Derek and vet Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan topline the 200 million rupee ($4.33 million) pic "Boom," to be released in India Aug. 29.
Bollywood's first sci-fi pic, "Koi Mil Gaya" (Found Someone), starring Hrithik Roshan, has taken $3.2 million in India, the U.S. and the U.K. in its first week, giving the industry its first real…
Gallic showbiz workers will go on strike Sept. 4 -- the eve of the Deauville Film Festival -- in their continuing dispute with the government over cuts to unemployment benefits.
Could it be more retaliation against Fuse, the musicvid cabler that's been giving MTV a run for its money in recent months? Perhaps. But whatever the reason, MTV is finally coming out with its own…
Irish director Aisling Walsh's "Song for a Raggy Boy," based on Patrick Galvin's novel about a man's fight against the fascist regime of a boarding school in 1939, bagged the Golden Swan at the first…
Strong earnings by Aussie exhib Greater Union and its half-owned distrib Roadshow Films helped propel entertainment, hotel and leisure group Amalgamated Holdings to a net profit of $A30.3 million…
Journalist Andrew Gilligan could face BBC disciplinary action for not disclosing that he sent an email to a member of Parliament naming weapons expert David Kelly as the source for the story into the…
"American Idol" producer FremantleMedia has snapped up the rights to hot Oz reality format "The Block" and is in final negotiations with Fox to import it to the U.S.