It looks as if box office futures trading will be stopped before it gets a chance to start.
The 22nd annual Galway Film Fleadh (Gaelic for "festival") has announced its line-up, with thesp Annette Bening, scribe Ronald Harwood and helmer Stephen Daldry among the guests.
Rufus Norris will helm a new production of Clifford Odets' drama "The Country Girl" in the West End this Fall.
IMAX Corporation and Odeon-UCI Cinemas Group, Europe's largest exhib, have inked a deal to install an IMAX theater system in the exhib's flagship cinema in Liverpool, U.K.
It looks all the more likely that trading on box office futures will be stopped before it starts. A joint House and Senate conference committee, which is merging both versions of the financial reform…
Another org has weighed in against the U.S. District Court's Google decision in favor of YouTube: It's Arts+Labs, which was launched several years back to bridge the Silicon Valley-Hollywood divide…
Delegates at this year's Cinema Expo confab in Amsterdam talked at length about 3D evolution and some cited it as a means for digitizing cinemas around the world.
Portugal's film institute, ICA, has announced it will privatize the national film lab, Tobis Portuguesa, in which it holds a 96.4% stake.
One of Spain's best known regional film execs, Ignacio Varela, has been tapped as the president of EAVF, the Valencia Film and TV Assns. Federation, the producers org. in Spain's Valencia region.
Describing it as a "fresh start," Bob and Harvey Weinstein's struggling company has finalized a major debt restructuring that forgoes ownership of more than 200 library titles in exchange for wiping…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%