The Cannes Film Festival opened for business Wednesday, with the traditional hordes of locals and out-of-town fest fans bringing the Croisette to a standstill, as they waited for the showbiz world to…
MacGillivray Freeman Films' large-format pic "Everest" has exceeded Miramax's expectations in homevideo sales since its March release.
International Film Guarantors has pacted to provide completion bonds for two upcoming pics from Disney-based Spyglass Entertainment, "Shanghai Noon" and "Keeping the Faith."
"Drowning Mona," a black comedy directed by Nick Gomez that reunites Danny DeVito and Bette Midler, has been picked up by London-based Capitol Films for international sales.
U.K. indie TV company Monogram Prods. has inked an exclusive development and distribution deal with Southern Star Circle, the London-based TV company parented by Australia's Southern Star Group.
The Senate voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a package of proposals aimed at putting Hollywood's marketing practices, box office admission policies and even the violent content of its movies…
"Home Improvement" continues to slump in its final month of firstrun episodes, this week equaling its third-lowest firstrun rating ever.
Quebec thesp Pascale Bussieres has reunited with Montreal helmer Charles Biname for the new Canuck pic "The Beauty of Pandora" (La Beaute de Pandore).
John Sayles, who is in Cannes with his $8 million in-competition film "Limbo," is writing the adaptation of DavideFerrario's novel "Black Magic" for Oliver Parker to helm.
Mobilcom, one of Germany's new telecommunication companies, may soon be introducing a set-top box that will allow Internet access through TV sets.
The videogame wars heated up Wednesday as Nintendo unveiled plans for its next-generation console that will play games on DVDs, instead of cartridges, and integrate its faster, graphics-enhanced…