Priya Village Roadshow (PVR), one of India's leading exhibitors, is increasing distribution, striking deals with U.S. distribs Miramax, Lakeshore, Franchise and Summit.
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
As the summer holidays wind down in Europe, audiences rediscovered the moviegoing habit last week, gravitating to "Pirates of the Caribbean" and the "American Pie" and "Lara Croft" sequels.
The film community is scrambling to come up with a definition for a "Hong Kong film," in order to enjoy the benefits of a free trade agreement inked with China in June. It won't be easy.
The Indian-American immigration dramedy "Green Card Fever" is the latest ethnic movie to deliver heavy-handed discussions on racial identity and discrimination. Not unlike a "Coming to America" or…
Travis F. Smith - A Wide 'Net
Project Greenlight winners -- last year's "Stolen Summer" and this year's "The Battle of Shaker Heights" -- suggest the HBO sponsored-program, which documents projects through development and…
A summer cluttered with disappointing fantasy-action exercises goes out with an apt whimper in the form of the latest Jackie Chan vehicle, "The Medallion." This H.K./U.S. co-production at times plays…
David Robinson has been appointed VP of Morgan Creek Prods., reporting directly to prexy Guy McElwaine. Robinson will work on the development and production of all Morgan Creek movies.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Hillary Seitz ("Insomnia") to pen its remake of "The Reincarnation of Peter Proud."
Before any king can return, New Line Cinema will re-release of the first two "Lord of the Rings" pics worldwide, this time with additional scenes and footage added.