It's not a strong prospect for theatrical arcades, but "Bang the Machine" could generate brisk VHS and DVD sales in retail outlets that cater to hard-core vidgamers and comicbook aficionados. Tamara…
ROME -- Italian distribution powerhouse Medusa Film has acquired domestic theatrical and TV rights from financially crippled rival the Cecchi Gori Group to a package of releases led by Roberto…
The Walt Disney Studios has acquired all domestic theatrical, video and TV rights to Hayao Miyazaki's animated Japanese film "Spirited Away," the country's highest-grossing film of all time.
New Millennium topper Michael Viner will mount a filmed version of Dale Brown's latest novel, "Air Battle Force," the first in a new six-book deal the author has signed with HarperCollins.
Oscar-winning thesp Juliette Binoche has signed to star in a pic about the hearings into apartheid-era atrocities by South Africa's Truth & Reconciliation Commission.
Underlining the dearth of strong Italian titles during the past slow season, a film released a year ago swept the 2002 David di Donatellos, the country's leading film awards, with director Ermanno…
A campus drama-cum-whodunit that's obvious and exploitative even by low-bar youthpic standards, "New Best Friend's" biggest mystery may be why it's even getting a theatrical release via Sony division…
"Outta Time" is outta chances to redeem itself long before its unlucky hero manages to save his own neck. Writer Scott Duncan's wrong-man-on-the-run storyline is so absurdly contrived that it begs to…
Mark Wahlberg is set to star in "The Italian Job," a high-octane heist drama that will begin shooting Aug. 3 at Paramount.
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