Peter Bart - The Backlot
A decade after John Hughes vanished into the mists of the Reagan era, leaving behind a legacy of teen movies that were as an indelible a mark of 1980s culture as Ray-Ban sunglasses and "The Preppy…
A megaplex that brings a luxurious feel to the arthouse experience opened its doors last week in, where else? Mais oui, Paris!
Steven Gaydos - Eurotrack
The production industry in Oz is in a funk -- and now it appears even "Mad Max" is turning his back on the country. A downturn in international films and TV series shot Down Under, which began six…
Which films have been outselling U.S. blockbusters in Shanghai lately? Try a slew of hoary pics from Hollywood's past, along with a mix of recycled Imax fare. The twist: they're 3-D.
Altair Cinema, a new Spanish-Argentine production company, is ready to tap into growing international interest in Argentine movies with two pics that are finishing post-production.
South African filmmakers were making their presence felt at the 18th biannual Fespaco Pan-African Film and TV Festival, which opened Feb. 22 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
This could be the year of living dangerously for Hollywood's home entertainment divisions. Three long-time home entertainment toppers have already ankled as conglom execs and creative types are…
Fueled by coin from U.S. majors, local film production in Brazil is on an upswing, and ticket sales for Brazilian pics are expected to reach levels not seen in 13 years.
Gallic movie stars and industry folk were a family united in grief as they paid their last respects to Daniel Toscan du Plantier at the Madeleine Church Feb. 15.