Finally, it looks like China Film will soon face real competition in distributing U.S. films on the mainland. A second distrib is expected to launch in China in April or May, ending China Film's…
Ask Joe Roth how revolutionary his Revolution Studios actually was in its first year of production and he shrugs. Four lightweight moneymakers comprised a first-year slate redeemed artistically only…
The U.K.'s Film Council is planning to fight back against the dominance of Hollywood blockbusters at the local box office by subsidizing the distribution of British movies and arthouse pics.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
A confluence of factors has made this year's Sundance Film Festival, which ended Jan. 20, one of the most active markets in memory for specialty pics.
South Korean films made history in 2001, attracting 49.5% of the moviegoers in the country last year, the biggest share of the B.O. ever, and besting Hollywood's market share, which fell 6% from 2000…
As if MGM execs didn't have enough on their plate with a possible sale and a slate of pics to promote, the prospect of free Super Bowl tickets is now sending the Lion's boardroom into a tizzy.
The eighth edition of the Slamdance Film Festival boasted another strong cross-section of films from across the American indie and world cinema spectrums, most by first-time filmmakers working on…
As producers and buyers wrap up their dickering over the films of the 2002 Sundance Film Festival, filmmaker and fest vet Julie Davis is still scratching her head and wondering: Just when is a…
The merger of Intermedia and Spyglass Entertainment will create an independent company with the capital and ambition to rival many studios.
The packed Jan. 16 Sundance screening of the Justin Lin-helmed "Better Luck Tomorrow" was no love-in. Some in the audience were angered at the film's depiction of Asian-Americans as frustrated high…