The privatization of Norway's largest cinema circuit, Oslo Municipal Cinemas, will be delayed.
Berlin-based Ottfilm and Spain's Aurum Producciones have entered a distribution partnership with Epsilon Motion Pictures for theater and home video rights for Germany and Austria for Epsilon's…
Mexico's top kudofest, the 18th Guadalajara Showcase of Mexican Film, wrapped March 27 with its most costly prize ceremony ever.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Genre completists will want to check out "In the Shadow of Lemmy Caution," but most other auds will take a pass on this wannabe noir. Beefy, middle-aged thesp Lakis Komninos makes a suitably gruff…
Oscar-winning scribe Ruth Prawer Jhabvala will be honored with the NBC Screenwriter Tribute at the eighth Nantucket Film Festival, running June 19-22.
In a month fraught with box office fatigue, Disney brought down the March crown with a take of $157 million. Overall, total receipts for the frame of Feb. 28-March 30 rang up $649 million, 15% off…
"Easy Riders, Raging Bulls," documaker Kenneth Bowser's chronicle of the creative ferment that reinvigorated Hollywood in the 1970s, has been acquired by TF1 Intl. for worldwide television and video…
It had to happen. The prolonged U.S. B.O. downturn has percolated overseas -- although there was a modest uptick in some markets last weekend thanks to sturdy bows by "The Recruit" and "The Jungle…
Director-writer Steven Pasvolsky, whose short "Inja" was nominated for an Oscar, has secured funding for his debut feature "Deck Dogz."
The Motion Pictures Assn. of America has surprised local industryites by applying for membership to the Brazilian Cinema Congress, repping film players.