Guidelines issued by Russia's Supreme Court on interpreting mass media laws should go a long way to improve protection of press freedoms, the European Audiovisual Observatory said Monday.
A financial and artistic wrangle between the three co-producers of helmer-scribe Michael Radford's Spanish Civil War comedy "La Mula" (The Mule) continues to unfold, eight months after lack of funds…
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American rights to Cannes alum "Life, Above All."
The U.K.'s biggest private terrestrial web, ITV, has acquired a hefty movie package from NBC Universal comprising current and library fare.
A price war in the Italo pay TV market is in the offing after Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia announced it was slashing prices of some services up to 25%.
More than half of U.K. TV audiences expect to watch the next soccer World Cup, which takes place in 2014, in 3D.
Venezuelan director Marcel Rasquin's film "Brother" (Hermano), about two boys seeking escape from a slum through soccer, won the main Golden George prize at Moscow Intl. Film Festival.
City Screen, which runs Blighty arthouse chain Picturehouse Cinemas, has secured exclusive international rights to broadcasting theater from this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe on its screens.
The Yokohama District Court has issued a restraining order against a rightist group threatening to disrupt screenings of the dolphin doc "The Cove" at the Yokohama New Theater.
"Brothers and Sisters" co-star Emily VanCamp has been tapped to star in "Let Them Shine," the upcoming Hallmark Hall of Fame telepic for CBS.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%