"Fahrenheit 9/11" shattered all expectations, as well as box office records for documentaries, with an opening-weekend gross of $21.8 million. "It became part of the national conversation this…
Argentina's top production companies, Patagonik Film Group and Telefe Cine, have tapped two of the hottest television thesps for "Peligrosa obsesion" (Dangerous Obsession), set for release in…
In the summer of "Super-Size Me," McDonald's wants to down-size Disney.
It's the best birthday present imaginable for the Philippines' former First Lady Imelda Marcos.
Walk around Barcelona, the chic capital of Catalonia, Spain's richest region, and you could be in Paris. Its broad 19th-century boulevards sweeping down to the sea are visible proof of nationalist…
The eighth Hong Kong Intl. Film and TV Market (Filmart) emphasized all things digital at its three-day confab, which kicked off June 23.
Deep Focus: A funny thing has happened in the movie business: Sequelitis is no longer a disease.
Four U.S. blockbusters have rocketed past their domestic grosses overseas since May, all but "Val Helsing" by huge margins. The squillion-dollar question now: Can "Shrek 2" do so? That might be a…
Singapore wants to become the hub for all things digital in Asia -- digital cinema distribution as well as cable and satellite.
London Eye: Five years after launching Optimum Releasing, Will Clarke is about to enjoy his biggest box office hit.
Priority Pictures, launched last week by Marion Pilowsky and Colin Leventhal, is billing itself as a production startup with a twist.