Hollywood is suddenly hot for worldwide movie releases -- to a point. Fox's unprecedented worldwide booty from the boffo bow of comics sequel "X2: X-Men United" is traceable to a recent trend in…
After producing four kidpics at Paramount, pioneering Hollywood toon factory Klasky Csupo is taking the indie route to mount its first animated movie for grownups.
Australia's Crocodile Dundee, Paul Hogan, has inked to co-star in the gentle comedy "Strange Bedfellows" -- his first Aussie-financed movie in 17 years.
Pixar, PDI and Blue Sky all have studio deals as financial safe harbors while they craft pricey CG-animated films. But Atlanta-based Fathom Studios is swimming against the tide as it mounts its…
Fox's gambit of launching "X2: X Men United" day-and-date in 93 markets paid off handsomely -- yet despite the mutants' invasion, Italy experienced its worst weekend of the year and there was a…
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…
Musical chairs seems to be a favorite pastime at the executive level of Japan's major film fest, the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival (TIFF).
It's hard to do anything in New York in a small way. And the Tribeca Film Festival, which wraps its sophomore edition May 11, was no exception.
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.