Some 360 Japanese films have been released since Jan. 1, beating last year's 356 and on course to reach over 400 releases. The last time this happened was in 1973, which saw 405 releases.
Here Films will exec produce and oversee worldwide distribution for romantic comedy "Kiss the Bride," starring Tori Spelling, Joanna Cassidy, Tess Harper, Philipp Karner and James O'Shea.
Comedy "Kenny" took the prize for feature at the Screen Producers' Assn. of Australia's low-key awards Wednesday, capping a dream run for the portable-potty pic at the box office and with crix.
In New York: "I have to divorce Harvey Weinstein first," quips Emilio Estevez when asked if his long engagement to Sonja Magdevski will soon end in marriage.
Iraq clearly captured voters' hearts in Oscar's short list of docu contenders, as four of the 15 pics cited were devoted to the Middle East war: "My Country, My Country," "Iraq in Fragments," "The…
M. Night Shyamalan has fired UTA, the agency that repped him for a decade, to sign with CAA. The move comes after Shyamalan's latest film, "Lady in the Water," grossed $42 million for Warner Bros.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. will honor Warren Beatty with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the Golden Globe Awards in January.
Beta Cinema and Tele Munchen Group on Wednesday announced a slew of deals inked at and after the recently wrapped American Film Market. Beta said it had signed about 30 licensing contracts, including…
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts has launched a short film competish designed to get the public to engage more with filmmaking.
Tele Munchen Group announced Wednesday it had acquired German language rights to a batch of pics in the works in deals completed since AFM.
James Bond is fighting fit and ready to team up with Borat to blow B.O. takings in Blighty sky high.