Last year's decision by Paramount and Universal to vaporize their decades-long distribution alliance appeared to send a simple and clear message: international box office is so valuable an asset, no…
During kudos season, the competition for awards is pretty heated. But the jockeying behind the scenes over swag has become positively bruising, with pricey gift lounges now de rigeur to entice celebs.
Hollywood may have ended the year in a sweat over dwindling auds, but Bollywood is breathing a little easier after four blockbusters by veteran Hindi actor Amitabh Bachchan helped arrest its…
If critics are faulting Steven Spielberg for not taking a stand in his political drama "Munich," what will they be saying about Clint Eastwood next year, when the director releases two year-end pics…
For years, the Golden Globe Awards were accused of exploiting Hollywood celebrities. Now Hollywood celebs may be exploiting the Golden Globes.
After striking it big with "The Blair Witch Project" in 1999, Dan Myrick and Ed Sanchez seemed to disappear into the Maryland woods. But they've found the trail back to Hollywood.
More than any other foreign market, Australian audiences agreed that funny was money when it came to American comedies in 2005. Like most other markets, Chinese audiences supported big-budget…
China claims it is making progress in the war against piracy, citing 3,250 criminal prosecutions for violating intellectual property rights rules in the first 11 months of 2005, up 28% on the same…
Clickstar, the online film distribution company Intel formed with Morgan Freeman's Revelations Entertainment, will distribute Brad Silberling's next pic, "Ten Items or Less," online within weeks…
The Berlin Film Festival will honor late Japanese helmer Nakagawa Nobuo as part of the program of the 36th Forum of New Cinema (Feb. 9-19), one of the fest's principal sections.