Poll numbers are down for "The West Wing." Cleveland's not rockin' so hard on "The Drew Carey Show." And the troops are restless over at "JAG."
If "Ring" rings the bell at the worldwide box office, will studios continue to play foreign-lingo bingo?
Western producers who want to shoot in China often complain they don't know how to access that vast market, or they find that dealing with the country's bureaucracy is a laborious process.
The role of international co-production in financing projects will be the focus at Sithengi, next month's Southern African Intl. Film & Television Market in Cape Town.
IAC Films may be in administration, but it's still in business.
After years as a losing team, the Disney-owned Anaheim Angels last week triumphed in the baseball playoffs and, for the first time, are in the World Series. So is it possible that ABC, another losing…
An enjoyable but soapy take on life in Chile's underbelly, Nicolas Acuna's sophomore feature "Paradise B" is a mainstream thrills and romance vehicle which rolls along rapidly without ever changing…
A trio of self-centered teenaged chums drives across Canada to fulfill a suicide pact in indulgent, wildly overlong "deadend.com." Doing exactly what title promises, pic, which director S. Wyeth…
Teaming of loopy comedienne Miriam Yeung and perma-tan hunk Louis Koo, plus a relaxed, improvisational feel, makes "Dry Wood Fierce Fire" an unexpected delight among this year's Hong Kong romantic…
German producer-distributor Senator Entertainment has concluded an extensive TV licensing pact with insolvent TV group Kirch Media. Senator expects second half revenues of €25 million ($24 million)…
FRIGHTENING FORECAST By Thanksgiving, eight horror-suspense pics will have flooded the market, this weekend’s "Abandon" and "The Ring" among them. Distribs hope that the onslaught of thriller…