"Catwoman" looks like it gave Village Roadshow Ltd. a few financial scratches. The Aussie firm said Friday the poor worldwide B.O. results of the Halle Berry starrer, which it co-produced with Warner…
Emmett/Furla Films has acquired feature rights to the true-life story of Rin Tin Tin. The original puppy was saved from the ruins of a bombed-out kennel during World War I.
If Mike Leigh thanked the Cannes festival for refusing "Vera Drake" and thus allowing him to win Venice's Golden Lion, both San Sebastian's Golden Shell winner Bahman Ghobadi and Goran Paskaljevic…
The core subsidiaries of Germany's Senator Entertainment are out of insolvency and operational, the company said Thursday. A Berlin court released theatrical distrib Senator Film Verleih and Senator…
Despite a weak marketplace, Sony and Revolution's "The Forgotten" posted an opening to remember, with the Julianne Moore thriller taking in $22 million from 3,104 theaters.
A rollicking, unpretentious and often hilarious black laffer that looks terrific from first frame to last, Alex de la Iglesia's "Ferpect Crime" doubles as a cheerily complicit attack on our obsession…
The public may remember the 52nd San Sebastian Film Fest as the year Woody Allen returned to his old form with "Melinda and Melinda."
It's not a new dawn, but the deals announced last week by Spain's dominant pay TV operator Sogecable with the country's main artpic distribbers are a chink of light for the cash-strapped sector.
Docs continued to heat up this year's Toronto festival, with brisk sales and rising prices pegged to recent B.O. successes.
China's film marketers are beginning to catch on to Western tactics of embedded marketing and promo ops. Just prior to its premiere at the Toronto Film Fest, ad agencies, their clients and press were…
Any tax break that can pry Woody Allen out of New York, pay for Al Pacino to play Shylock and marry Fernando Meirelles with John Le Carre is evidently a potent weapon.