Asian exhibs saluted Arnold Schwarzenegger last week while bookers in Europe were fretting about a different kind of terminator: the increasing tendency of U.S. tentpoles to burn out just as fast as…
In the Hollywood remake kitchen, French is no longer the cuisine du jour, Italian has lost some of its flavor, Latin dishes may be starting to tickle taste buds and Asian fusion is so hot it's…
Documentary filmmakers will get help securing international co-production deals in a joint initiative by the Sithengi Southern African Intl. Film & Television Market and Encounters, the South African…
With more than 15 remakes in preparation, Paramount clearly subscribes to the notion that redos are the closest thing Hollywood has to a foolproof idea: By tinkering with a script that has already…
The increasingly prosperous Thai showbiz industry is seeing a rush of key entertainment players listing on the country's stock market.
Egyptian cinema is getting some comic relief. Laffers are sparking biz at the the local box office and even spawning sequels.
Drawing three lines, Paul Kocher sketches a grim picture for Hollywood: One shows fast-growing computer hard-drive capacity. Another is for ever-faster online connections.
In the first half of this year, cinema admissions in Spain fell 2%, following a 4% full-year drop in 2002. Multiplexing is reaching saturation, exhibitors holler.
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
Warmly affecting, sometimes disturbing human-interest story centers on Sudanese orphans, repeatedly displaced by endless civil wars, who have ended up in Seattle. "A Great Wonder," which follows…