The Motion Picture Assn. has inked a deal with China's giant e-commerce platform Taobao aimed at ensuring a better online environment for the sale of legal film and TV content -- a significant step…
President Obama’s speech is getting lukewarm reviews. It was a checklist, a rehash of points made in his stump speech, a cautious exercise. In the arena, it was enthusiastically received, albeit not…
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Even the juicy lead pairing of Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace, which promises solid international play, can't quite make this lurid but lukewarm divertissement seem worthy of its title.
French pics continue to rack up sales
Agency's Oliver Mahrdt carries torch lit by the late Hanns Wolters and blows horn for Teuton pix
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Besides Hanns Wolters Intl., Oliver Mahrdt is also the North American rep for German Films Service + Marketing, the official body that promotes Teutonic films and filmmakers worldwide.
While buyers have an embarrassment of acquisition-title riches to sift through at Toronto, this year's consensus cream of the crop is writer-director Derek Cianfrance's multi-generational crime drama…
Two weeks in Tampa, Fla., and Charlotte, N.C., can be a death march with cocktails. There are endless security checkpoints, credentialing desks and the nagging doubt that there's always a better…
"Harry Potter" star Tom Felton and Penelope Wilton ("Downton Abbey") have joined the cast of Amma Asante's period drama "Belle."
Primal Screen is making its debut as a horror label at the Toronto Film Festival via Screen Media Films.
eOne has acquired Alliance Films for C$225 million ($229 million) in a deal that with make eOne the largest independent film distributor in the U.K. and Canada, it was announced Friday.