Mexico's box office jumped 9.4% to $841 million in 2012, powered by Hollywood blockbusters, which filled the top 10, according to national film office Canacine.
AMPAS has declared 75 songs eligible for the original song Oscar at the next Academy Awards.
MADRID -- Former Paramount exec Mineko Mori, one of Mexico's most experienced distributors, is revving up production at The Mori Company.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
A look at the latest news cycle sets the tone -- a young, idealistic Mexican chief of police flees to seek U.S. asylum; a U.S. immigration agent is gunned down in cold blood; some 30 bodies turn up…
While Tony Scott's "Unstoppable" was being filmed in four Eastern states, William B. Kaplan, the production sound mixer, spent much of the time in a crapper.
Mexico has released the names of the first three films to receive funding from the nation's new tax incentive program, known as the Fondo ProAudiovisual.
Producer thinks that by shooting in English with name actors, the film has universal potential.
Andy Garcia, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Peter O'Toole, Eva Longoria Parker and Bruce Greenwood have been cast in Mexican historical epic "Cristiada" for NewLand Films, which is producing and financing.