Hollywood studios can breathe a sigh of relief now that a federal judge has dismantled a mammoth class action lawsuit that challenged the way they do business and threatened astronomical damage…
Brendan Gleeson, who has been as Ireland's answer to Gerard Depardieu after his starring role in John Boorman's Cannes prize-winner "The General," is set to play the lead in Barry Devlin's "Limo Man."
A court in Amsterdam has ruled that RTL 4 and RTL 5, two of the three channels in the Dutch commercial network Holland Media Group (HMG), do not have to apply for Dutch broadcasting licenses this…
Matt Bierman has been named senior vice president of production at Village Roadshow Pictures, the Oz-based company that recently commenced a co-financing and co-production deal with Warner Bros.
The launch of Divx, the alternate digital videodisc rental format backed by the Circuit City electronic retail chain, has been delayed approximately a week, until June 8, due to quality-control…
A combo of the second wave of international debuts by "Deep Impact," angelic bows in five markets by "City of Angels," and cooler, cinema-friendly weather in Europe resulted in a lucrative B.O. frame…
David Armstrong has been tapped senior VP of sales and distribution of MGM Intl. Television, a new executive position within the studio's Worldwide Television Group.
Italians who couldn't face the crush on the Croisette this year will once again have the opportunity to see what the Cannes Film Festival had to offer -- including Theo Angelopoulos' Palme…
Sony Pictures Classics' "The Spanish Prisoner" recaptured the top spot on the exclusives roster after 20th Century Fox's "Bulworth" went wide.
A&E has wrapped up the branding of its Monday-through-Friday primetime schedule with the announcement that, starting Monday, June 29, the network will create a 10 p.m. "Mysteries To Die For" umbrella…