The Middle East's film industry is losing $15 million every year due to video piracy, according to statistics from the video distributors of American and Egyptian films.
In what is believed to be a first for the video industry, Universal Studios Home Video's new releases this quarter have already generated more than $1 billion in consumer spending.
"Harry" is unlikely to become a billionaire. But Warner Bros.' family-fantasy blockbuster may come awfully close to that mark once its final worldwide box office is tallied.
Universal Pictures Germany has sold a one-week record 100,000 DVD copies of "Shrek." Previous record holder was "Star Wars: Episode I -- the Phantom Menace" for Fox Home Entertainment.
The federal government has agreed to a 20-day extension of its preliminary probe into the legality of Canadian film and TV subsidies, according to backers of the investigation.
In a move designed to curb video piracy, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" is being released in China on Jan. 31 -- an unusually short time after its U.S. preem.
Don't blame Canada; runaway production is not our fault. That's the basic message brought to Los Angeles this week from leaders of the Alliance of Canadian Cinema Television and Radio Artists in…
A jump in feature film production in Canada has led to losses for the U.S. economy of $1.8 billion and of 22,400 jobs in the past three years, according to a study by an independent research center.
The federal government, in a sign of potential problems for a proposed probe into Canadian film subsidies, has told backers of the investigation that it needs far more detailed info than what they…
After an unusually long delay of more than eight months, Steven Spielberg's visual effects-laden summer theatrical release "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" will be released on video March 5, just a few…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%