The recent takeover of the Dendy arthouse film exhibition and distribution group by film and TV producer-distrib the Becker Group may be just the start of a reshuffle in Oz's upmarket film…
Cruising at a dizzying altitude of $26.2 million, Sony's "Air Force One" in its second sortie simultaneously set a new August record and lifted the overall box office to a new August weekend high.
First lady Hillary Clinton is smokin' over Julia Roberts's nonstop puffing in "My Best Friend's Wedding."
Trimark Pictures has appointed former Polygram Filmed Entertainment music coordinator Julianne Kelley as director of music.
USA Latin America plans to supply pan-regional advertisers with post-buy analysis using information from IBOPE, the premier Brazilian TV ratings agency.
The Writers Guild of America West has announced the panelists and attendees for a conference in Maui scheduled for Aug. 23-27.
The news last week that the U.S. Postal Service had issued a Humphrey Bogart postage stamp to huge fanfare and sales sparked the idea that perhaps the hard-drinking, iconoclastic screen legend isn't…
Despite a brief challenge from the Eagles for bragging rights to the industry's best-selling disc, Michael Jackson's "Thriller" has reclaimed the honor by topping 25 million copies, according to the…
In a preemptive buy reported to be the low- to mid-six figures against high-six, MGM has snapped up "Witch Hunt," a supernatural-comedy spec about a coven of evil witches who come to Earth in the…
Computer graphics are getting bigger --- not just in popularity, but also in size. CGI now is appearing more often on giant screens --- from Imax movies to ride-simulation films projected on enormous…
Sony Corp. more than doubled its pretax profit in the first quarter, buoyed by a depreciating yen and a stronger film slate.