What's in a new pope's name? The recent election of Pope Francis is prompting a flurry of showbiz opportunities.
Los Angeles and Mexico City-based Alex Garcia, Latin America's biggest indie movie producer-financier, is setting up Latam Distribution, focusing on Latin America and U.S. Hispanic distribution and…
The British Board of Film Classification, Blighty's censorship org, is to tighten its policy on the depiction of sexual and sadistic violence in fiction and documentary films.
Paramount's newly named Worldwide Acquisitions Group prexy, Mineko Mori, points to an improving Mexican market, which now ranks fifth in the world among filmgoers and is seeing a spike in U.S. studio…
In Mexican tyro helmer Alonso Pineda-Ulloa's "Vanilla Sky"-type psychological thriller, "Love, Pain & Vice-Versa," one woman's dream turns out to be another man's nightmare. Pineda relies heavily on…
If you strip "Unfaithful" of Adrian Lyne's touch or filter Kubrick out of "Eyes Wide Shut," they remain provocative looks at adultery. But, if you deprive desperate-housewife yarn "La mujer de mi…
Letters to the Editor: Nick Paccione, Mark Mori