German TV execs are optimistic about the upcoming Cologne Conference and Screenings despite the continuing economic slowdown.
Road grosses perked up significantly during the first week of the new season (May 27-June 2), as the roster increased from 13 to 16 titles. Grosses totaled $12,548,351 for a rise of 35.9%.
Major reshuffles at the top of Japan's two major film distribution companies will heat up competition in distribution and production between Toho Co. and Toei Co., with Toho currently at the top of…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Here kiddie, kiddie. As comicbook heroes, sci-fi adventure and tween literary fare ignite the box office, Hollywood is gearing up for a record year in licensing and merchandising.
The ax is falling at SBS' commercial network TV2, once Hungary's highest-rated channel, as the beleaguered broadcaster struggles to reorganize after losing its place to CLT/Ufa-controlled RTL Klub.
New York may have just discovered the Chicago-honed talents of Mary Zimmerman of "Metamorphoses" and Greg Kotis of "Urinetown." But that's old news in the Windy City, where the buzz this spring has…
Hollywood is hot for remake rights -- and no country is being mined for movie material as feverishly as South Korea these days.
What exactly is going on at the box office? Business is way up this year -- up 20% over 2001, which itself was a record year.
Beyond Intl.'s drama producing joint venture with Simpson LeMesurier has had a grim 12 months.
The League of American Theaters & Producers plans a September redux of its successful "Season of Savings" promotion, which tied discount theater tickets to reduced prices at restaurants, hotels and…