Chinese pubcaster CCTV has launched the country's first national Internet-distribbed TV service, China Network Television, a key weapon in a push to expand the web's reach.
Lionsgate's "Killers" and 3D toon "Despicable Me," produced by Chris Meledandri, are among the first five recipients of France's tax rebate for international shoots.
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Filmmaker Roman Polanski says letters from supporters that he received in a Swiss prison and while under house arrest at his Alpine chalet have been "full of comfort and reason to hope."
Disaster pic "2012" has shot past "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" to become the top movie hit of all time in China, adding an exclamation point to a year in which the nation's B.O. is expected…
With most of Hollywood shut down for the holidays, a skirmish broke out last week over thesps being persuaded to quit the Screen Actors Guild.
Phoenix critics named Quentin Tarantino's WWII epic "Inglourious Basterds" the best of the year for 2009. They named Tarantino top helmer and his cast best ensemble.
With help from animated dinosaurs, singing chipmunks and the distant world of Pandora, 20th Century Fox has reached an estimated $2.26 billion in foreign ticket sales to set a new industry record at…
Toho, Japan's leading distrib and exhib, is splashing out $11 million on New Year's Day advertising for its sci-fi spectacular "Space Battleship Yamato" -- a huge sum for a local pic.
The Korean pay TV industry is set for a shake up in the new year.
Days after Gallic paybox Canal Plus hiked coin for the French film biz, TV support for local movies in Spain looks set to drop.
Higher fees for film production companies choosing to work in some New York City buildings have taken effect with no clear word on whether it will tarnish the city's popularity as one of Hollywood's…