The much-loved characters in a series of motor oil TV ads that ran in South Africa from 1988 to 1999 are to get their own sitcom.
Look down the crix fave pics lists for last year and one strain of foreign-lingo cinema stands out: movies from Spain and Latin America.
On the Oscar campaign trail, discussing global politics could be a risky move. Martin Scorsese, seeking his first directing statuette for "Gangs of New York," flouted that notion last week by coming…
StarHub, Singapore's newly merged cable operator and telco, is one of the first in Southeast Asia to make convergence a reality.
Japan's copyright protection soon may be extended by 20 years, thanks to a 10-year campaign by Japan's big studios -- Toho, Toei and Shochiku -- and a recent concerted effort by all Japanese…
Philip Anschutz's Walden Media has the weight of the "World" on its shoulders. Paramount Pictures confirms that it will not act as the domestic distributor of Walden Media's "Around the World in 80…
So, just what is an ABC drama, anyway? The net that saw all four of its freshman hours crash and burn in the fall is taking another step toward answering this question over the next few weeks, as it…
TV personality Xuxa Meneghel's newest pic is a testament to the growing strength and appeal of locally produced kiddie and teen theatrical fare in Brazil.
It looks like an Oscar screener. It smells like an Oscar screener. But Focus Features says it's nothing of the sort.
The walls of Daniel Toscan du Plantier's spacious office at Unifrance are plastered with posters of classic French movies: Playwright- filmmaker Sacha Guitry's 1938 "Quadrille" occupies the special…
In movie-mad Spain, you can always rely on films to pack a ratings punch on terrestrial TV, right? Wrong! TV results for 2002 are sounding alarms in the heads of local film acquisition execs.