Globo Filmes, a division of media giant Globo, is hunting for U.S. distribution partners in its effort to become Brazil's principal production house.
Meryl Streep, who recently wrapped "50 Violins" for Miramax Films, will receive the 1999 Independent Feature Project Gotham Award for Lifetime Achievement on Sept. 22 at Chelsea Piers in New York.
Pre-Oscar hype helped add $10 million to "Shakespeare in Love's" coffers overseas last weekend, while "Analyze This" had a jaunty foreign preem in Australia and "A Bug's Life" launched in Japan with…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
New movies about unconventional Indian woman are facing flak not from censors but from axe-wielding politicos.
In a golden first quarter for Spain's local cinema, Alex de la Iglesia's "Dying of Laughter" has trounced local-pic release records with a first-weekend gross of $1.82 million.
Phoenix Pictures will retell the tale of "Urban Legend" with a deal to buy Scott Derrickson and Paul Harris Boardman's pitch for a sequel to the teen pic.
The treasure in Leo's lair is its 5,077-pic library. The catalog includes the 1,300-title Polygram library that MGM acquired last year for $250 million, 2,000 Orion/Goldwyn titles and all United…
New York-based producer Jean Doumanian has teamed up with Elton John's Rocket Pictures for her first British film, "Women Talking Dirty," starring Helena Bonham Carter.
The American Film Institute will be a winner on Oscar night. For the second year, American Express will finance scholarships on behalf of 20 Academy Award nominees to the AFI's Center for Advanced…
Cowboy Booking Intl. will release the debut features of two helmers -- Ziad Doueiri's "West Beirut" and Tanya Wexler's "Finding North."