"Pearl Harbor's" record-busting preem in China helped propel the WWII epic's foreign cume past $200 million last weekend, while "Planet of the Apes," "Jurassic Park III" and "A.I. Artificial…
In a deal that may set a precedent for truth in movie advertising, Sony Pictures has signed an agreement with the state of Oregon pledging to never again use fabricated review quotes.
A-list producer Bruce Davey has intensified the pressure on the Australian government to clarify tax rules for offshore production after Oz investors in "Moulin Rouge" were denied a tax break.
"East Is East" helmer Damien O'Donnell is set to direct "Heartlands," a romantic road movie set in northern England, for Miramax Films.
The Australian government is to ban unrestricted importation of films and videos, arts minister Peter McGauran has revealed to Daily Variety, killing off a threat that has been hanging over the…
The Eighth World Animation Celebration wrapped Sunday evening with an awards presentation for the best in animated programming and the induction of Walt Disney, Chuck Jones and Winsor McCay as the…
At the seventh annual Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival, Serguei Bassine earned the $15,000 future filmmaker award for "Because of Mama," while Beth Armstrong won the $2,000 best of festival prize for…
Animation studio Film Roman, which recently announced the shuttering of its live-action division, on Monday said restructuring costs sent the North Hollywood-based company deeper into the red in the…
Law firm Weston Benshoof Rochefort Rubalcava & MacCuish has added two associates to its entertainment and new-media group, which represents a slew of A-list helmers of animated films, as well as…
Halle Berry ("Swordfish") is in negotiations to star opposite Ben Affleck in Revolution Studios' "Gigli" for director Martin Brest ("Meet Joe Black"). Pic is skedded to lense this November.
A special no-strike waiver offered by a Canuck actors union to keep 20th Century Fox/New Regency's $60 million pic "Daredevil" in Montreal looks set to drive a wedge between local and U.S. producers.