French cinemas notched up 183 million ticket sales in 2001, up 10% and the best year since 1984, according to estimates released by Gallic exhibs Wednesday.
Pop the bubbly -- just not the Dom Perignon. While 2001 will mark increases both in box office and admissions over last year, it's likely to set a record only for B.O. Meanwhile, Warner Bros. will…
Awards season is in full swing, and there are a load of contenders for best film performances, production design, music and special effects. It's the small matter of best picture that is dividing…
Various types find their lives changed over 24 hours in "South West Nine," a self-consciously hip criss-crosser set in the multiethnic London district of Brixton. First-time feature director Richard…
One of WWII's worst civilian casualty tolls resulted from the December 1941 sinking of the Struma -- a onetime English gentleman's yacht turned Romanian trade vessel, with 769 grossly overcrowded…
Was Christopher Marlowe the real author of "Hamlet," "Othello" and all the rest? Probably, concludes docu-director Michael Rubbo at the conclusion of this utterly fascinating, playfully probing…
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Australia's John Winter and Oz-based Indian producer Anupam Sharma are tapping into Bollywood's recent worldwide success with audiences to co-produce a romantic comedy.
With Korean movies snagging more than 40% of local B.O. and homegrown hits bringing seven-digit profits to producers, Koreans are realizing that movies can be as good as gold to investors.
Having whipped the DVD hackers in federal court, the studios now hold a strong legal hand in combating digital piracy.