So who's on first? To no one's surprise, that's what the "Matrix" vs. "Rings" contest has come down to. Warner Bros. has downgraded its estimate of its five-day worldwide grosses on "The Matrix…
Records shmecords! "The Matrix Revolutions" smashed numerous high marks internationally last weekend but exhibs in the U.K. and Australia griped that the numbers were far short of more ambitious…
Despite red ink on the quarter, Imax is riding high on the early success of "The Matrix Revolutions" and taking the opportunity to refinance its debt.
New Zealand has doubled the budget of state-funded film bank the New Zealand Film Commission to NZ$19 million ($12 million) to build on the momentum generated by the success of "The Lord of the…
Salma Hayek has joined the cast of Hispanic toon "Sian Ka'an," set to start production this month.
The 16th Tokyo Intl. Film Festival wrapped on Sunday, awarding the $91,000 Tokyo Grand Prix to Huo Jianqi's "Nuan" (Warmth), an unchallenging competition entry from China, starring Japan's Teruyuki…
Zhang Yimou's "Hero" took home four awards at the closing ceremony of the Golden Rooster Film Festival Nov. 5.
German media group Constantin Film is launching its own home entertainment label in 2004 to exploit video and DVD rights to inhouse productions and licensed films.
Spain's Dolores Pictures has sold its Denise Richards/Daryl Hannah starrer "Whore" to Japan's Gaga Communications.
Rainstorm Entertainment will finance and produce a doc about the word "fuck," one that will focus on how it originated and on its comedic but sometimes shocking cultural context.
Gen Art, founded to showcase emerging talent in fashion, film, music and the visual arts, is accepting entries for its ninth annual movie fest, which will take place April 14-20 in Gotham.