European exhib Vue Entertainment has been sold by private equity firm Doughty Hanson to two Canadian investors for £935 million ($1.45 billion).
Radical Media, the production company with credits including doc “Paradise 3: Purgatory” and Sundance Channel skein “Iconoclasts,” has begun development on a documentary about the life of Nina…
MADRID — Deeply personal, tragic recollections from a former teen-victim of Pol Pot's genocide hardly seem the feel-good fare that arthouse distributors worldwide are held now to crave. So, coming…
CANNES — "Blue Is the Warmest Color," Abdellatif Kechiche's sweeping and sexually explicit drama about a French teenage girl's love affair with another woman, received the Palme d'Or at the 66th…
With a domestic three-day haul projected at $175.3 million, Disney-Marvel’s “Iron Man 3” is the highest domestic opening weekend on record second only to last year’s comic book-based actioner from a…
Warner Bros. and 3 Arts are digging into Adam Sternbergh's “Shovel Ready,” developing a feature version of the sci-fi novel with Erwin Stoff producing. Story is set in a dystopian future and centers…
Italo composer Dario Marianelli, Oscar-nommed for his score for Joe Wright's "Anna Karenina," is indicative of the influence Italians have had on movie music.
Cheerfully smashing perceptions of North Korea as a shuttered nation, "Comrade Kim Goes Flying" proves that cooperation with the West really is possible, at least in cinema. A candy-hued throwback to…
Besides the consolidation of European circuits by Continental players, there's also the possibility of new entrants joining the pickup game in Europe.
While Universal races to take advantage of Spain's tax incentives with "The Fast and the Furious 6," some studios are wary of shooting in Europe, especially its debt-wracked south, questioning…
LONDON -- Germany's Federal Cartel Office has given clearance for U.K. exhibitor Vue Entertainment to proceed with its €173.5 million ($215 million) takeover of German loop Cinemaxx.