Under the iron hand of its polarizing left-wing prexy Hugo Chavez, Venezuela has been doing its darndest to boost its local film industry -- and make Hollywood pay dearly to do business there.
In the annals of outsiders who briefly flirted with the entertainment industry, that of a telco from Newark, N.J., may go down as one of the oddest. IDT, which built its business primarily by selling…
German film producers have recovered their optimism following a disappointing year in 2005 and are now expecting rising revenues this year and an increase in activity in the near future.
The Backlot: Now that the inventory of summer popcorn movies has finally been exhausted, the stage is set for the more "serious" fall fare. That means it's Clint Eastwood time. Clint has two movies…
It truly has been a swashbuckler summer. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" has dominated international markets as only half a dozen other films have -- "Titanic," the final two of "The…
Clint Eastwood's career has always defied the Hollywood rules, but his latest project is an anomaly within that anomaly. There is no rule book to follow for the marketing and publicity execs at…
London Eye: Where America had Crockett, Tubbs and their designer threads in "Miami Vice," Britain had Regan, Carter and their shabby jackets in "The Sweeney."
For a while, it looked like the Beirut film fest was headed for extinction. Event had been on hiatus for the past two years, derailed by a string of political assassinations and demonstrations in…
The much-discussed erosion of cinema audiences has not been in evidence Down Under the past few weeks, with Australia's two leading film festivals, Brisbane and Melbourne, registering increased…
Not ever a career like it. Not in all movie history. You probably think I'm referring to his phenomenal debut performance as the lab technician in "Revenge of the Creature." Great, sure, but a lot of…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen1Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $138.8M Disney 20.11%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%