Like a wide-eyed kid making out a Christmas wish list, specialty distribs get dreamy-eyed with thoughts of crossover glory this time of year.
A bad year for a good idea. That was one common verdict on the third Ibero-American Co-Production Forum in Huelva, a mini-mart running Nov. 10-12 for potential co-productions between Spain and Latin…
The U.K. premiere of John Malkovich's "The Dancer Upstairs" took place as skedded Nov. 16 at the London Film Festival, but the whole event, and the pic's U.K. release, came close to being derailed by…
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
The after-party for "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" is proving to be a tricky affair. The fact that the movie is still piling up big bucks in U.S. multiplexes -- $6.2 million just last week -- is causing…
James Bond celebrates his 40th birthday on the bigscreen in "Die Another Day," a midrange series entry that sports some tasty scenes, mostly in the first half, but also pushes 007 into CGI-driven…
A Wide 'Net
IN THE SHADOW OF A GIANT Just because "Harry Potter 2" is eating up the No. 1 spot at the B.O. doesn’t mean there’s less cash left for No. 2. With the exception of "Scorpion King," which…