The recent bow of Hollywood tentpole "The Matrix Reloaded" in Imax venues offers fresh evidence that the future of large-screen exhibition is tied to mainstream product, an Imax exec said Monday.
The world needs heroes -- but there just aren't enough of them. "The Hulk" triumphed in Southeast Asia and Russia while "2 Fast 2 Furious" ruled most of Europe last weekend, but the B.O. action…
Indicating a stronger focus on building its exhibition, distribution and local production businesses in China, Warner Bros. Pictures has named Ellen R. Eliasoph as managing director, China, for WB…
Benito Rabal's "The Truck" is a pedestrian local comedy redeemed only by a general air of liveliness, agreeable playing by vet Sancho Gracia, and a couple of neat cameos. Traveling along a dramatic…
A spotty record of success in European exhibition last year is linked to the relative performance of indigenously produced movies in individual markets.
It wasn't exactly a love-in, but the mood at Cinema Expo's annual report card on the state of digital cinema was upbeat -- a far cry from previous years when studios, distributors and Euro exhibs…
Taking a test drive in front of an audience of 800 people at the Nantucket Film Festival, director David Gordon Green and a knockout lineup of actors staged a reading Saturday of "A Confederacy of…
CAA has signed Taylor Hackford, the director who's making "Unchain My Heart: The Ray Charles Story" with Jamie Foxx.
"Harry Potter" publisher Scholastic Entertainment has lost its case against the Fox Entertainment Group over kiddie TV series "Goosebumps."
Penelope Cruz is in advanced negotiations to topline the drama "Non ti muovere" (Don't Move), the second film as a director from actor Sergio Castellito.
European film companies are urging the European Union to toughen up the TV Without Frontiers Directive, which imposes quotas on the amount of non-European programming that broadcasters in the…