The team behind a plan to create a film futures exchange faces a scenario as cliched as a summer blockbuster: They won their first battle of regulatory approval, but the next big question is whether…
Ever since Eddie Albert, the star of "Green Acres," gave a series of speeches tied to the first Earth Day in 1970, a day that also was his birthday, Hollywood has been inextricably linked to the…
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Blighty's first televised debate between the leaders of the main political parties nabbed a 37% audience share Thursday evening.
Blu-ray continues to drive robust sales in the U.K. home entertainment market, with total DVD sales up 31% in the territory for the first quarter of the year compared with the same period in 2009.
Today the Commodity Futures Trading Commission is expected to rule on whether to approve or deny an effort to create an exchange that will trade in film futures — to the great opposition of the…
Wild Bunch, MK2 and Memento Films International are among top Gallic mini-majors traveling to the 5th edition of the Lisbon Screenings -- integrated within the 7th edition of IndieLisboa, the…
Swiss distrib Ascot Elite Ent. has nabbed a slew of titles in the run-up to the Cannes Film Festival, including Summit's competition screener "Fair Game," starring Sean Penn and Naomi Watts.
Viacom once again aimed its legal fire at Google on Thursday, arguing that the release of a trove of documents adds evidence that the Internet giant sought to profit from copyright infringement in…
'Kick-Ass' is turning into a model for producers to get comicbook pics on the bigscreen.
Dark Horse Comics and Exclusive Media Group's Hammer Films have formed a partnership for a series of original graphic novels and comic books.
First off, I should be resuming a normal schedule of posting soon. I've had a few personal emergencies come up the past few days that have left me out of the loop. That said, it wasn't enough of a…
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