Loews Cineplex is staging a bunch of big movie screenings in tents this summer. No, it's not a cost-conscious construction scheme for the recently bankrupt exhib. It's a marketing campaign backed by…
Brazilian National Cinema Agency (Ancine) president Gustavo Dahl, under fire for inaction and delays in releasing funds, will finally begin granting monies to indie filmmakers in the second half of…
Production exec Teresa Moneo, former senior VP of production at Miramax London, has been tapped co-managing director at top Spanish distrib Aurum Producciones.
Big screen picture company Imax announced Thursday that "T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous" has posted B.O. of $75 million, making it the indus-try's highest grossing Imax 3D film ever.
EasyCinema, the no-frills exhib that is seeking to revolutionize the British cinema biz with rock bottom ticket pricing, is threatening to call for an anti-trust enquiry into the U.K. distribution…
Next year's BAFTA film awards will take place on Feb. 15, instead of Feb. 8 as originally announced. The latest date change was forced by the news that the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences…
LACKLUSTER LAFFERS Sony and Revolution are bullish on "Daddy Day Care," opening today. But aside from the romantic likes of "Notting Hill," comedy has struggled in May. RECENT MAY COMEDY…
After infiltrating the U.S. with HBO comedy series "Da Ali G Show," Sacha Baron Cohen has signed with Mosaic Media Group, where Jimmy Miller will look to turn his talents loose in feature films.
Paramount and producer Donald De Line have hired scribes for two upcoming projects.
Miramax has pre-bought North American and Latin American distribution rights to "Bend It Like Beckham" helmer Gurinder Chadha's next pic, Pathe U.K.'s "Untitled Bollywood Musical."
"24" star Kiefer Sutherland will fill his summer hiatus starring alongside Angelina Jolie and Ethan Hawke in "Taking Lives" for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures.