A new network of Polish regional film funds that launched in January is already beginning to have an impact on production in the country.
Summer tentpole season hit a speed bump overseas, as the opening of "Speed Racer" met a wall of audience indifference — though the sting was eased somewhat by continued strong support for "Iron Man"…
Due partly to the falling dollar and studio post-strike belt-tightening, the U.S. presence here is more subdued than usual, but the American films that are here are grabbing a disproportionate amount…
MGM has acquired rights to the Jason Carter Eaton children's book "The Facttracker" and will turn it into a live-action feature to be directed by David Silverman.
Warner Home Video has promoted a trio of execs who are gaining oversight of New Line product as part of the company's integration into the larger studio.
Columbia Pictures has acquired rights from Scholastic Media to bring R.L. Stine's young-adult "Goosebumps" series to the bigscreen.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Patricia Shin Rockenwagner exec VP of corporate communications.
Ushered to a stage by 40 fat pandas, Jack Black was in fighting form as he promoted DreamWorks Animation's "Kung Fu Panda" to a gaggle of press on the Carlton beach.
Even as outside funding for Hollywood films has been undergoing a belt tightening, Alcon Entertainment has raised $550 million in private funding and extended its deal with Warner Bros.
Christa Zofcin has been tapped head of business affairs at United Artists.