Entertainment ad execs Christian Struzan and Matthew Cramer have formed XL Laboratories, a boutique operation specializing in creative print ads for pics. North Hollywood company will be a…
The Hebrew U. of Jerusalem has founded The Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive. Collection currently holds 112 films and plans to grow to 500 in the next five years, making it the world's largest…
Toronto-based Cinemavault Releasing has acquired Buddhadeb Dasgupta's Toronto fest entry "A Tale of a Naughty Girl," Montreal fest preem George Sluizer's "The Stonecraft" and two thrillers in…
Fine Line Features has acquired Ruth Graham's script "The Recipe." Janette Day and Graham will produce the pic. Story concerns an aspiring chef who travels to Italy to seek out the origins of her…
Jon Lucas and Scott Moore have landed a six-figure deal from Warner Bros. for their spec "Game of Life," a film that will be produced by Jon Shestack.
The British spy outgunned the British wizard at the box office this weekend. MGM's latest James Bond actioner "Die Another Day" grossed an estimated $47 million to open at No. 1 in the biggest 007…
Don't count multiplexing in Asia out yet. After all, it really hasn't even started in China. And two significant events mark regional development this year.
A tough two years for indie producers resulted in a slump in attendance and lack of razzle-dazzle at the annual Screen Producers Assn. of Australia confab, held at the new Australian Center for the…
Faced with ever-mounting production and marketing costs, the Hollywood studios are drawing a line in the sand.
Argentine President Eduardo Duhalde has issued a decree that increases state funding for the movie industry. The national film institute Incaa will now receive 40% -- instead of 27% -- of the ad…
The following is a complete list of Hanukkah-themed holiday features: "Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights."