The 52nd Berlin Intl. Film Festival opened with a bomb exploding in a skyscraper, and continued with British soldiers firing into a crowd of unarmed demonstrators.
It's not the first 3-D cinema in China, but Imax's latest project is certainly opening a few eyes. Two Imax screens opened mid-December in the heart of Shanghai's economic development zone, and…
People thought Marin Karmitz had lost it in 1974 when he opened his first MK2 multiplex in a predominantly working-class Paris neighborhood and began showing foreign films in their original language.
In simpler times, all a Hong Kong filmmaker needed for a greenlight was to attach an actor or two to a project. Asian distributors, flush with cash from booming B.O. in Southeast Asia's tiger…
The wizards are working toward world domination. "Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone" looks to collect $900 million at the global box office and "The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring" is…
Working out the finer points of a successful co-production can often be a complicated task -- and the devil is all too often in the details.
They meet again. DreamWorks and Miramax, no strangers to competition, are already jockeying with their respective megabudget dramas, "The Road to Perdition" and "The Gangs of New York."
Box office for U.S. pics is improving in Egypt, and film distributors are expressing hope for more profit in the future.
Rarely does a wide-release pic with an A-list star make an unabashed pitch for, of all things, universal health care.
Movie and TV stars, entertainers, producers, directors and the press swooped down on the Philippine Senate early February to seek legislative support in their campaign to save the entertainment…
Blighty's most famous celeb couple will bring a touch of added verisimilitude to the U.K. comedy "Bend It Like Beckham."