Audiences around the world plunged back to the past last weekend as Aussies embraced the Paris of 1900 as romanticized in "Moulin Rouge" and folks in 31 territories dug the 1930s-set "The Mummy…
Imax Corp. has made a deal with Steve Oedekerk that will see his animated film "Santa vs. the Snowman" reformatted into a full-scale 3-D film to anchor an Imax holiday program hitting theaters for…
U.S. subtitling specialist Titra has entered the Spanish market, creating La Luna Titra, a 50-50 joint venture with Madrid Film Lab.
Miramax Films has restructured its marketing division, making exec veep David Brooks and Miramax L.A. president Mark Gill the heads of marketing for the company.
Dimension Films has closed a deal with Marvel Studios to turn the Marvel comic "Cloak and Dagger" into a live-action feature.
United Artists has signed a three-year, first-look deal with the feature division of Gotham-based video and commercial production shingle Crossroads Films, headed by indie vet Bingham Ray.
What impact will the defection of Russell Schwartz have on USA Films? The affable prexy of USA decided to jump to New Line Cinema last week because, he tells Variety, he wanted to work on bigger…
If you're watching the Japanese version of Disney's "Pearl Harbor," or catch the film anywhere overseas, expect to find a more culturally sensitive version.Instead of hearing Kate Beckinsale say…
Luke Greenfield, whose feature debut film "The Animal" stars Rob Schneider and opens June 1, has set up "The Girl Next Door" at Fox-based Regency Enterprises in a directing pact worth seven figures…
At $9 million to produce five six-minute films, BMW's Web series "The Hire," which centers on a chauffeur driven to extremes to protect his clients, is easily the priciest entertainment endeavor ever…
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