Crescent Entertainment's $115 million investment in Village Roadshow Pictures has been completed, three months after it was announced. Through the deal, Crescent, a consortium formed by sitcom guru…
Four wide openers, including the adaptation of the hit vidgame "Doom," weren't enough to reverse the gloom at the B.O., but several specialty pics were able to rev up solid per-screen averages over…
Is Freddy Krueger going arty? During the 1980s and early '90s, New Line was defined by such genre franchises as "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles." Then the company began a…
One of Hollywood's fabled unmade projects -- an adaptation of Terry Southern's cult novel "Blue Movie" -- is finally getting made ... by a British company in Bavaria.
Sacre bleu! Just when Hollywood was starting to count on foreign box office to save its bottom line, France and 190 other countries have laid down another potential roadblock.
When Tony Scott signed back on last week to helm the Touchstone/Jerry Bruckheimer pic "Deja Vu" after dropping out of the project just two weeks earlier, word came that the pic's return to New…
Fyodor Bondarchuk's Afghan war drama "9th Company" marched into Russian B.O. record books Oct. 17, taking in nearly $21 million during its first 18 days. Pic was released on 422 prints, a record…
ShowEast and Orlando were bracing for Hurricane Wilma, but it's the stormy debate over the ever-shrinking distribution window that's likely to cut a wide swath through this year's confab.
Is the Chinese film industry finally learning the art of self-promotion? The start of the fall awards season has brought with it an uncanny sense of unity among normally fractious elements of various…
London Eye: Simon Franks, CEO of Redbus Film Distribution, has $29 million in his pocket and an axe to grind.
UIP's "Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" continued to scare up some serious coin on the international B.O. scene over the Oct. 14-16 frame by adding 12 markets to its distrib pattern…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)