Japan can be a lucrative market for local producers, with 29 domestic pics earning ¥1 billion ($12.5 million) or more in 2010.
"It's so tricky," says Vera Farmiga. "It's so sensitive."
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Video-on-demand has for years fallen short of the industry's expectations, disappointing Hollywood and the cable biz alike. But that may be about to change.
Lately, Hollywood majors have been shaking up their foreign production and acquisition arms, setting off alarms among some in the biz, especially given the overwhelming importance of foreign…
A year after selling its struggling U.K. web, Five, pan-European broadcaster RTL Group is consolidating its holdings in Europe and looking towards Asia for investment opportunities while making…
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Five of the nine shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 8 (July 18-24).
Ah, to be a well-established Broadway tourist-magnet in the summer.
Luc Besson's latest may not be the brainiest of actioners, but fanboys will come away with a scrap of horticultural knowledge as well as a pretty good time.
Susan Streitfeld adapts Michael Murphy's novel to sometimes laudable, usually ludicrous effect.
"Cowboys and Aliens" was trotting along with box-office expectations Friday, giving the Universal genre mash-up a good shot at the mid-$40 milllion range, while Sony's "The Smurfs" was la-la-la'ing…
Studios have set a pair of toons for two summers from now with Fox staking out May 17, 2013 for "Leafmen" and Paramount scheduling DreamWorks Animation's "Turbo" for July 19, 2013.