Ticket sales for movies fell 6% abroad in 2003, surpassing the 4% slide in the U.S. However the dollar's weakness last year against a basket of foreign currencies took the sting out of the drop in…
First Look Media has acquired all domestic distribution rights to Eleanor Lindo's family drama "Touching Wild Horses," starring Jane Seymour, Charles Martin Smith and Mark Rendall.
The 11th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be held three weeks earlier next year -- on Saturday, Feb. 5,at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center.
Marcia Ross has been promoted to executive vice president of feature casting for the Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group.
Disney has purchased the comedy pitch "Powderpuff Girls" from first-time scribe Cindy McCreery for Tapestry Films and "Smallville" producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar to produce.
Prolific Spanish production-distribution outfit Lolafilms will receive a retrospective of nine of its films at the American Museum of the Moving Image April 30-May 9.
Ermanno Olmi, Abbas Kiarostami and Ken Loach have teamed up to helm "Tickets," a film set on a train traveling from Northern Europe toward Rome.
Bollywood box office grosses plummeted last week due to a strike in Mumbai by cinema owners and a gripping cricket series involving archrivals India and Pakistan.
Kiwi producers will pick the brains of four European producers in a five-day Film Business School this month focusing on financing and the law.
Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" took home $523,868 on its first day in France on Wednesday, as pic bowed amid controversy.
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