Jersey Films has upped Dan Levine to exec VP of production. Appointment is the latest in a series of promotions in Jersey Films' upper ranks. Last month, Richard Klubeck was upped to CEO, and Pamela…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Duncan Heath, maverick chairman of percentery ICM U.K., is attempting to set up a development fund worth £5 million-£10 million ($7.45 million-$7.9 million) that would allow him to go directly to…
Universal Studios Home Video is extending its special edition DVD strategy to include a companion CD being released with "The Scorpion King" on October 1. The special edition CD packaged in a box set…
A jealous friend sets out to sabotage a young woman's upcoming marriage in "Mere yaar ki shaadi hai," an entertaining, well-tooled piece of masala fluff with no pretensions other than to send auds…
A well-mounted psycho-thriller that's a tad different from the usual Bollywood fare, "Raaz" deserves play at horror and fantasy fests and has specialized ancillary potential. Fifth feature by…
A femme drama that's a finely tuned exploration of universal themes, Argentinean vet Hector Olivera's "Antigua, My Life" is full of worthy intentions but is overly didactic and preachy.
Warner Bros. Domestic Cable Distribution has sold seven of its theatrical movies, including "Training Day" and "Cats & Dogs," not to its sister networks TBS and TNT but to the highest bidder: Vivendi…
Marking a major expansion into international exhibition, the Canadian parent of recently restructured U.S. circuit Loews Cineplex on Wednesday announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Mexican…
Ferzan Ozpetek's "His Secret Life" picked up the narrative feature award Sunday at the 14th annual New York Lesbian & Gay Film Festival.