Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has picked up U.S. rights for Gareth Evans' Indonesian actioner "The Raid" from Celluloid Nightmares. Deal was finalized during the Cannes Film Festival.
Fresh out of Cannes, Goldcrest Films Intl. has secured a raft of international sales on Todd Solondz's "Dark Horse," Donald Rice's "Cheerful Weather for the Wedding" and Justin Chadwick's "The First…
Hit hard by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, as well as by the man-made catastrophe of continuing hacker invasions of its sites around the world, Sony said on Thursday that it has recorded a $3.2…
Japan's TBS network is bringing "Sasuke," aired by NBC's G4 as "American Ninja Warrior," to Malaysia to promote physical fitness in a country where half the people under 30 are overweight.
MSNBC host Ed Schultz has been placed on unpaid leave until June 6 for calling radio host Laura Ingraham a "right-wing slut." "MSNBC management met with Ed Schultz this afternoon and accepted his…
BEIJING -- International pre-school channel JimJam is continuing its Asian roll-out with the launch of the tyke web's offerings on Indonesia's newest pay TV supplier, Skynindo.
Tom DiCillo will be honored with a showcase at this year's Munich Film Fest, which starts June 24.
Real Clear Politics Scott Conroy got an exclusive look at "The Undefeated," a new documentary about Sarah Palin. Certainly it's not a novel idea for a project, but what is unique is that the movie…
The U.K. version of "Jersey Shore" has bowed with MTV's biggest ratings in years.
Sony has picked up the Kathryn Bigelow-Mark Boal picture about the black ops mission that killed Osama bin Laden. "With the death of Osama bin Laden, this film could not be more relevant," said…
One of Hollywood's most prominent supporters in its effort to secure new online anti-piracy legislation is First Amendment lawyer Floyd Abrams. Today, Abrams sent a letter to Senate Judiciary…