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Warner Bros. hopes pre-release buzz has programmed auds to love Steven Spielberg's "A.I. Artificial Intelligence," which bows today in a whopping 3,242 theaters.
Miramax has hit former Dimension Films prexy Cary Granat with a lawsuit, alleging he is back in the film business, developing projects for Leonardo DiCaprio, Barry Levinson and James Cameron and…
"Citizen Kane," the movie often called and voted the best film of all time, will be introduced on DVD for the first time in a 60th anniversary collector's edition on Sept. 25.
Blum Israel Prods. has optioned "The Experiment," the second novel from New York Times culture editor John Darnton, in a deal that could reach seven figures if the film is made.
Universal Studios, which like Sony has been expected to get squeezed out of ownership in Loews Cineplex when the giant circuit completes a bankruptcy reorg, disclosed Thursday that it has dumped all…
The Victorian state government has pledged A$40 million ($21 million) to build a studio in Melbourne and called for tenders to operate the site.
Kim Howells, Blighty's new film minister, revealed himself to be a committed movie fan at his first public appearance in his new role -- launching an $8.4 million Film Council initiative to promote…
Thesps Jack Nicholson and Sean Penn were among Moscow Film Fest guests invited to a surprise meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.
The Spanish Parliament approved Wednesday an umbrella Film and Audiovisual Promotion Law that pulls together disparate previous rulings plus one key new regulation.
U.K. production house Poseidon Films and Russia's Soyuz Kino Service are partnering on an ambitious $20 million World War II epic, "Night Witches," to be helmed by Brit Alexander Siddig.