Zee Telefilms has announced its next big-budget movie after the success of "Gadar-Ek Prem Kahani" this year. Zee's first theatrical production has done a brisk business of $8 million from domestic…
German media group VCL Film and Medien saw a 123% boost in profits to 1.3 million euros ($1.1 million) in the first half of the year.
It looks as though cineastes will not get their Egoyan or Cronenberg fix at the Perspectives Canada program of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival this year.
True to its word, China is embracing more Hollywood films this year than ever before. The upsurge of U.S. releases in a market that traditionally has been tightly controlled by Beijing is only partly…
Though attendance held up during the first half of 2001, the B.O. outlook for the rest of the year in Argentina is grim.
Spearheaded by a new generation of popular local pics and a proliferation of high-quality theaters, booming Mexican box office is pulling away from the rest of Latin America.
Distribs Down Under are taking full advantage of the Hollywood production lull by nabbing topliners with time on their hands for publicity tours that are translating into bountiful B.O.
Just two weeks since the release of the Reese Witherspoon starrer "Legally Blonde," MGM chairman and CEO Chris McGurk says the studio is already planning a sequel and a possible sitcom based on the…
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures may be preparing to wind down, but its projects are heating up.
Much the way that Julia Roberts/Hugh Grant starrer "Notting Hill" boosted the cachet of its London namesake, "Amelie From Montmartre" -- the fanciful hit that has notched nearly 7 million admissions…
Vin Diesel has made a fast and furious rise to the ranks of highly paid young actors, signing a deal that will pay him $10 million to topline "XXX," a Revolution Studios action drama reteaming Diesel…