Music Box Films, the Chicago-based arthouse distributor, has nabbed rights to “Penance” (“Shokuzai”), Japanese genre master Kiyoshi Kurosawa's eerie psychological thriller, for the U.S., Canada, the…
TOKYO — Wowow, Japan's leading cable-and-satellite entertainment channel operator, has unveiled a new initiative to produce feature films with internationally recognized directors and new actors cast…
There are unscripted shows that are built to launch careers ("American Idol," "The Voice"), but there are many cast members on other reality series -- from "Face Off" to "The Apprentice" to "Flipping…
Intel is building out a large call-center operation internally dubbed "Audience Care" for the launch of an Internet television service targeted for later this year -- a first for the chip giant…
In Japan, there's always been a strict divide between film directors and their TV compatriots.
The key is even lower than the tide in Italian-born, Texas-adopted director Roberto Minervini's sophomore feature, a solemn small-town miniature that offers effectively woozy atmospherics, but is…
The Indian conglom that has seeded a lot of high-profile investments in the film biz during the past few years has turned its attention to the smallscreen.
LONDON -- Sony Pictures Television has sold hit crime drama skein "Unforgettable" to several leading broadcasters in the Asia-Pacific region.
"Slumdog Millionaire" star Dev Patel has been cast in Aaron Sorkin's drama pilot for HBO.
Wowow, Japan's leading pay entertainment channel, will relaunch as three Wowow-branded HD channels, company officials announced on Wednesday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%