There's always one film that compels even the most hardened critics to run screaming from a screening. Danish director Lars von Trier's "Antichrist" -- starring Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg…
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. President Obama's Beverly Hilton fund-raiser for the Democratic National Committee is expected to bring in about $3 million, the Wall…
High-profile U.K. entrepreneur Richard Branson, owner of the Virgin Atlantic airline, has reduced his stake in the Nasdaq-quoted British cable combo Virgin Media from 10.45% to 6.5%.
Georg Kofler, former CEO of financially troubled pay TV operator Premiere, has dismissed charges of insider trading and falsifying subscriber numbers in response to a lawsuit filed last week on…
British shingles are playing an increasingly important part in funding U.K. TV shows as broadcasters trim their commissioning budgets.
The Ischia Global Film & Music Fest has recruited a robust lineup of international talent and industry heavyweights for the informal extravaganza on the Italo isle.
Middle East auds are getting ready for the ultimate man vs. machine showdown. "Terminator Salvation" is getting the widest-ever release for a pic in the region with an unprecedented 76-print…
Middle East distributor Front Row Entertainment is diving into the deep end by acquiring the controversial feature "The Stoning of Soraya M." from M Power.
Lebanese film execs are taking their first steps toward setting up a film commission.
As SAG prepares to mail out its contract ratification ballots this week, guild president Alan Rosenberg is predicting that members will spurn the hard-fought feature-primetime deal.
On Friday, NPR did a segment on Kirby Dick's movie "Outrage," the premise being that the movie may have been more explosive a decade ago. In its first seven days of release, the movie has grossed…