The Korean motion picture business is enjoying a kind of renaissance, with local films pacing the B.O. and international industryites schmoozing at the recently wrapped Pusan festival.
Whatever else their problems, U.S. troops fighting the war on terrorism won't have to worry that they're missing this or that hot, new film release.
A $30,000 digitally shot horror film helmed by Rizal Mantovani and Jose Purnomo called "Jelangkung" (Ouija Board) is a surprise hit in Indonesia and a tonic for the country's languishing film…
Sydney Pollack, who has tapped the Oz talent pool pretty extensively of late, was a little drained himself during a recent trip Down Under that saw him speak at three industry confabs and tackle more…
The new topper of Babelsburg is bringing a Rolodex stuffed with top Hollywood and German biz names to the Berlin studios.
It opened in 1990 on the same day as "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," Nov. 16. It had the same director as "Potter" (Chris Columbus), the same composer (John Williams) and likewise starred a…
Not since the 1960s, when singers like Elvis, Frankie Avalon, Fabian and Johnny Cash crooned their way onto movie screens, have studios produced as many star vehicles to showcase the hip-shimmying…
Local filmmakers have discovered the antiheroine --they're showcasing female stereotype-breaking characters -- while women directors are increasingly are getting more work. And audiences…
An exhibition upturn has boosted the long-languishing stock prices of Village Roadshow and Amalgamated Holdings (parent of the Greater Union loop), but some shareholders aren't happy.
Just how far will studios go to win the top spot in the DVD sales charts? How about turning to fruit? Universal Home Video plastered 100 million navel oranges at grocery stores across the country…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%