The 31st Belgrade Intl. Film Festival kicked off on Friday , beginning a 10-day run of screenings of some 95 feature films and documentaries.
Warner Bros.' "Cradle 2 the Grave," a chopsocky actioner starring Jet Li and DMX, swatted its way to the top of the weekend box office with $17.1 million in estimated grosses.
A story in the Weekly edition (Feb. 24-March 1) misrepresented remarks that MGM’s VP of special projects Adam Keen made to Variety about Oscar screeners. Any suggestion that he was speaking on behalf…
Since early February, Japan's movie audiences have enjoyed a distinctly local version of the "Dead Man Walking"-genre.
When Spyglass let it be known that it was shifting its base to DreamWorks, some insiders were surprise. Here's why: The relationship between Spyglass and Disney got off to a dream start. Namely, "The…
Celestial Pictures has rolled out its 24-hour satellite Chinese movie channel across Asia -- but has no date set for the much-coveted China market.
Although it had the fewest noms (seven) of the big five contenders and had been received with no great enthusiasm in Britain at large, "The Pianist" scored a surprise triumph at last week's British…
Italy's film industry has called for a quick end to the European Union's inquiry into News Corp.'s planned takeover of Telepiu, citing that the drawn-out process is creating "very serious…
After a long fallow period, cinemas in Indonesia are being spruced up, taking advantage of increased revenues driven by hikes in ticket prices. Dominant exhib the 21 Group, opened three new…
For nine out of 10 countries in Western Europe, when tickets for local pics rose or fell in 2002, so did total admissions.
"Agent Cody Banks" and producer David Glasser -- separated at birth? Hollywood execs can be forgiven if they do double takes at the one-sheets for "Cody Banks" that currently plaster Los Angeles…