It's a war of attrition out there, as a combo of Iraq TV coverage, superb weather in continental Europe and a shortage of must-see films resulted in another generally slow weekend at cinemas overseas.
Amanda Bynes, star of "What a Girl Wants," has lately been looking a little less … peaceful. In a bid to avoid controversy about WB's upcoming film "What a Girl Wants" amid the raging Iraqi conflict…
Kathy Bates has signed on to play Queen Victoria in "Around the World in 80 Days." She'll star opposite Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan, Jim Broadbent, Johnny Knoxville and Belgian thesp Cecile de France.
The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles is set to run April 23-27 at ArcLight Cinemas. Fest is the first in the U.S. dedicated entirely to showcasing a combination of features, shorts and…
The sixth annual Bermuda Intl. Film Festival has set the Michael and Kirk Douglas starrer "It Runs in the Family" as the opening night pic.
The Philadelphia Film Festival will unspool more than 300 pics from over 40 countries April 3-16.
Helmer-scribe Allison Anders, screenwriter Pamela Gray and Time magazine film critic Richard Schickel will be judges of the 2003 UCLA Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards Competition.
Warner Bros. has agreed to a new employment deal with U.K. construction workers to avoid shutting down production on two major movies, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" and "Troy."
United Intl. Pictures will handle theatrical distribution in Japan for two high-profile pics from Spyglass Entertainment: "Seabiscuit" and "Bruce Almighty."
Media Asia will distribute Michelle Yeoh starrer "Masked Crusader" in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Singapore and Malaysia.
Argentinean director-producer Daniel Burman will start shooting his fourth feature, the father-son drama "El abrazo partido" (A Torn Hug), in May. Burman and Diego Dubcovsky are producing the…