The headwinds of the ailing global economy and strong yen have hit Sony as hard as other Japanese giants, but its movie biz provided a ray of light amid the gloom.
U.K. distrib Revolver is taking a shot at becoming a film producer.
Storming into Cannes with an ever-more muscular international slate and standout financial results, Gallic mini-major StudioCanal has announced that it will be teaming with Neal Moritz's L.A.-based…
White House press secretary Robert Gibbs seizes a reporters' cell phone when it goes off during today's press briefing — and he nearly gets ahold of CBS News correspondent Bill Plante's…
The Directors Guild of America has applauded passage of France's law banning Internet access for those who download pirated copyright material.
The House Judiciary Committee approved a bill Wednesday that will, for the first time, require radio broadcasters to pay performers when their music is played on the air.
Most studios and indies are downsizing with the downturn; Gallic mini-major StudioCanal is gearing up and still growing.
This is a story from the upcoming print edition of Variety: The House Judiciary Committee approved a bill on Wednesday that will for the first time require radio broadcasters to pay performers when…