Blockbuster Entertainment-backed DEJ Prods. is carving a new niche in the direct-to-vid arena currently dominated by major players including Artisan and Lions Gate.
Julia Stiles is partnering with one of her "O" producers, Eric Gitter, and homevideo distributor Steve Scavelli in the newly-formed company Smithy's Films.
Beginning its fourth year in Pasadena, the Method Fest may be undergoing growing pains, and exec director Don Franken said the event may be looking for a new home soon.
Revenue generated by martial arts blockbuster "Shaolin Soccer" is the source of a legal dispute between two local film production companies.
The problems of runaway production in Blighty were among the issues discussed in a Friday panel on the trends in partnerships, co-productions and co-financing between Britain and the Czech Republic…
Veteran director Marco Bellocchio's latest feature "The Religion Hour," which premieres internationally in the Cannes Film Festival's official competition next month, has sparked controversy in Italy…
Universal's "The Scorpion King" ruled the weekend box office with an April record $36.2 million in opening grosses. "Mummy" spinoff slew the other wide opener, Warner Bros./Castle Rock suspenser…
When the Australian Tax Office knocked back tax deductions for the local investors in "Moulin Rouge" last year, many producers feared a well-used tap for financing big-budget productions Down Under…
Yanking at the heartstrings by the reel, "A Month of Sundays" is a low-budget, cliche-ridden film featuring a roster of faded stars topped by Rod Steiger, as a sweet, stubborn but ailing grandfather…
At least one Hollywood studio believes this summer begins in April. When Universal unspooled "Mummy" spin-off "The Scorpion King" in an impressive 3,400-plus theaters April 19, it marked the start of…
A young single mother finds partying and parenting don't mix in "Step on It," a first feature by documaker Sabine Derflinger that has all the technical smarts but is holed by a lack of compelling…