A U.S.-based venture capital syndicate headed by General Atlantic has raised $48 million for Oak Pacific Interactive, a Chinese Internet platform that is pushing into entertainment.
It only takes a handful of pics to light up a fest's early going, and, in the Berlinale's Official Selection at least, the Yank titles have provided most of the big sparks so far.
With decent Stateside ratings in hand, "Earl," "Chris" and Geena Davis are hoping to entice overseas program buyers on the Cannes Croisette beginning Oct. 17.
The routine genre of inspirational sports movies becomes more rote with "The Game of Their Lives," the true story of a ragtag squad of Yank soccer players' upset of a Blighty team during the 1950…
While the U.S. majors frequently tweak domestic marketing campaigns when they release films overseas, rarely has that tactic paid off so handsomely as this year.
On the eve of the 10th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown, Beijing authorities have issued an order to pull CNN's signal from top hotels and foreign compounds until June 8. The order…
For the first time in years, ITV is in the market to buy American sitcoms, the new network director Marcus Plantin revealed yesterday.
Robert Taylor brings back from Oxford an entertaining rah-rah film which is full of breathless quarter-mile dashes, heartbreaking boat race finishes and surefire sentiment - Metro's first…