Get your incentives in place. And quickly. That was the message coming from the Variety-sponsored panel on film production held Saturday as part of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival.
Even before its release, marketing efforts on behalf of "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" seemed at best scattershot. One major critic who'd been invited to see the Steven Spielberg film alone had to…
Miramax Films has acquired U.S. and U.K. distribution rights to "Undisputed," an action drama starring Ving Rhames and Wesley Snipes.
Peter Bart: The Backlot
The future of Moscow's Film Museum is now secure after Russia's Minister of Culture Mikhail Shvydkoi pledged state support.
Japanese auds adore Steven Spielberg -- and they're crazy about his "A.I. Artificial Intelligence." Pic has shattered various opening weekend records in the territory, and in five days of sneaks…
Christopher Violette has been appointed head of music for Kirk D'Amico's indie film production, financing and sales outfit Myriad Pictures.
In an important decision outlining the scope of celebrities' rights of publicity, a federal appeals court Friday overturned a $3 million trial court verdict in favor of Dustin Hoffman, who sued over…
Artists Production Group, aligned with Vivendi's StudioCanal, has purchased the spec script "The American" from scribe Aaron Feldman.
Tech company Itemus has been hit by another lawsuit from an irate creditor of Shooting Gallery, the Gotham shingle it bought this year, and the sea of red ink now threatens to capsize the…
A complete retrospective of Stanley Kubrick films -- capped by "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" with helmer Steven Spielberg on hand -- a tribute to producer Joel Silver and a carte blanche programming…