The Cape Town Film Office has been closed and six of its staff members suspended as part of an investigation into "alleged irregularities" in the issuing of permits to shoot in the city, a popular…
Major studios aren't all about chasing the next billion-dollar franchise. They also love specialized films. No, really.
Chalk up another milestone for "My Big Fat Greek Wedding." The indie phenom will set a precedent when it bows next month in China, opening up a new avenue for releasing U.S. and other foreign films…
The world preem for Village Roadshow's micro-budget grossout comedy "Fat Pizza" generated organized mayhem March 30 in downtown Sydney. Faux police and a dozen barely dressed cheerleaders pursued…
Ticket sales bode well for the 16th Singapore Intl. Film Festival (SIFF) to be held April 17-May 3. But the mystery pneumonia SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) plaguing the region has already…
Quick, somebody -- get Shawn Edwards a bigger seat!
It's no secret that Hollywood has long been obsessed with youth. But the town's never looked younger.
Victory Media has come up with a way to please feisty government lawmakers who want to curb private investment media funds that provide tax shelters for high-earning Germans and funnel billions in…
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival Group has ambitious plans to make its new C$120 million home, dubbed Festival Center, a world-class draw for film enthusiasts year-round, Group director Piers Handling…
Mickey Mouse is a market share stud. Disney's $300 million-plus box office perf for the year's first quarter reps an attractive 17% share of the overall market.
As a slew of new movie releases proved box office disappointments, pundits have blamed audiences' war jitters.