Socko bows by the "Star Wars" prequel, "The Mummy," "Tarzan" and "Notting Hill" highlighted the overseas frame last weekend, although the B.O. in many major European and Asian markets drifted…
Susan Epstein Sosnay has been tapped veepee of sales for Peacock-owned all-news cabler MSNBC.
News Corp. and France's Vivendi have pacted with Japanese Internet investor Softbank to expand U.S. online businesses into overseas markets.
Miramax has paid high-five against mid-six figures for the option to John Keats Rosenthal's novel about rednecks, serial killers and figure skaters, "Killer Routine."
Musicvid helmers Pedro Romhanyi, Jonas Akerlund, Chris Cunningham and Doug Aitken are among those whose work will be featured at the Directors' Cuts Film Festival July 27 at the Writers Guild Theater.
It's Palm Springs weekend meets Woodstock this week in Karlovy Vary, with hundreds of twentysomethings camped out under the sweltering skies of the Czech spa town hosting its 34th film fest.
The Britt Allcroft Co., best known for "Thomas the Tank Engine," has sealed a three-year co-production deal with Danish media group Egmont Imagination. The companies plan to produce three projects…
While Americans were eating up "Wild Wild West" as their holiday movie treat, the Quebecois were celebrating Canada Day (July 1) with the record local opening of the homegrown "Elvis Gratton II -…
Nancy Redford has been named VP of programming and development for Fox Family Channel. She'll report to Joel Andryc, senior VP, kids' programming and development, for Fox Family Worldwide.
Mario Puzo, author of the bestselling novel "The Godfather" that spawned the Mafia film trilogy, died Friday of apparent heart failure at his Long Island home. He was 78.
Shlomo Nimrodi has been tapped prexy and CEO of virtual set creator RT-SET.