A Bird and a Bear Entertainment, the production shingle run by comedian Cedric the Entertainer and longtime manager Eric Rhone, has landed at the Lion.
South Africa is hoping the film industry can spark an upsurge in tourism.
The U.K. film community is setting up a anti-piracy taskforce under the chairmanship of distrib Nigel Green.
Recognizing China sorely needs hundreds of new screens to boost the stagnant B. O. and to stimulate the ailing production industry; Beijing officials have signaled the government will allow Western…
In what is fast becoming an annual tradition, the official jury of the 56th Locarno Intl. Film Festival largely ignored public and critical opinion with a list of politically correct prizes that left…
Blackouts turned out to be good news for the horror biz. New Line's "Freddy vs. Jason" opened atop the weekend box office with a strong $36.4 million, as enthusiasm for restored cinema air…
Cannes closer "Mystic River" will not be screened at the Deauville or Edinburgh film festivals, despite earlier reports confirming its presence.
Though bumped from its original June slot due to SARS, this year's Hong Kong Intl. Film and Television Market (Sept. 24-26) could end up bigger than last year's.
The United States government is turning to supernatural assistance to fight crime.
Thesp-turned-politician Arnold Schwarzenegger remained a solid European draw even as the record-breaking heat wave took a toll -- while "Pirates of the Caribbean" raked in impressive B.O. booty.
After deliberation, the Malaysian Film Censorship Board and the Islamic Development Dept. have decided not to ban "Bruce Almighty."