It's hard enough for studios to gain a foothold in a summer release schedule teaming with blockbuster movies. But studios now have a blockbuster book to contend with: "Harry Potter and the Order of…
Swedish regional film center Film i Vast will add a nearly 4,000-square-foot studio to its Trollhattan facilities to meet demand from an increasing number of productions and to accommodate larger…
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Underscoring a mini-boom of Argentine films in Spain, Horacio Urban's Madrid-based sales company Urban Films has sold a trio of Argentine pics to Spain.
Sony bills "The Getaway" as "more than a movie, more than a game," and it's selling the title as if it's both. "Getaway," which feels much like the bestselling "Grand Theft Auto 3" vidgame if it had…
Andrew Lloyd Webber has a new stage musical in the works, a fresh version of a decades-old one ready to hit the West End in April, and two films in varying degrees of preparedness.
The season of the franchise juggernauts -- "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," "Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" and "Die Another Day" -- has abated and a new trio is thriving on the oxygen…
Joel Silver is a producer who likes to think and talk big. But even he finds himself marveling at the action surrounding Warner Bros.' "Matrix" franchise.
Entertainment entrepreneur Robert Bucksbaum is turning a well-preserved, 62-year-old L.A. movie emporium into a research lab for exhibition experiments.
For the movie biz, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled just in the nick of time, deciding last week to uphold a new law extending the life of a copyright.