Argentina's Pol-ka Producciones, producer of hot soap opera "Son amores" (They Are Lovers) as well as blockbuster films, has tapped Pablo Trapero, Albertina Carri and other young helmers to direct…
Paramount Pictures is jetting a small army of celebs to Vegas for a blowout exhibitors' dinner at Bally's Paris Casino on March 24.
Pedro Almodovar calls it "a kick in the government's balls." It's Spain's hottest preem to date in 2004, receiving pages of press coverage.
"The Passion of the Christ" seems set to not only replicate its Stateside success in the Middle East but to rewrite the rules of local exhibition.
Twenty years ago, Arthur Hiller struggled to cast the leads in "Making Love," as numerous stars rejected the script about a romance between two men. Even 10 years ago, Will Smith described the…
Blockbuster be warned: Hell hath no fury like a studio scorned.
If you worship Buddha or Allah and live in Asia, will you be motivated to see "The Passion of the Christ"?
Biz drifted on a sea of mediocrity in most of the major markets last week, despite a raft of openers and healthy post-Oscar bumps for "The Return of the King," "Mystic River" and "Lost in…
United Intl. Pictures, the foreign distribution arm of Universal and Paramount, has picked up its option to extend the contract of president and chief operating officer Andrew Cripps for another two…
Passions are running high for Mel Gibson's religious drama in predominantly Catholic Latin America.
David Koepp, writer and director of the just-released "Secret Window," is the hottest screenwriter you know nothing about. Except maybe his paychecks.