Today's screening of a Hindi film directed by controversial Indian painter Maqbool Fida Husain has been canceled after a mob attacked a theater in the west Indian city of Gandhinagar on Wednesday.
Viacom plans to sell $5 billion in debt securities that could be some combination of senior debt, senior subordinated debt, preferred stock and warrants. Information was incorrect in Wednesday’s…
Albert Finney will be the subject of film retrospectives on both coasts, beginning in January. A seven-pic tribute runs Jan. 13-28 at the Laemmle Sunset 5 in West Hollywood.
The gridiron and racism -- either subject can be B.O. poison for overseas auds. Put them together, as "Remember the Titans" does, and selling the film outside North America becomes an even bigger…
As Slovakia strives to find its way onto the world's radar screen with new multiplexes, new ownership at Koliba Film Studio and a budding film festival, production is getting a boost, too.
Now that wireless applications are seen as a possible panacea for the ailing online entertainment industry, Venice, Calif.-based content syndicator FilmSpeed has thrown its hat in the ring, making…
Bollywood met Hollywood Thursday when the most expensive feature ever made by India's film industry premiered at the Academy Theater. "Raju Chacha" (Uncle Raju), which cost 300 million rupees ($6.44…
Georgette Deemer, manager of the Hawaii Film Office since 1985, is leaving her post Jan. 12 to join a Honolulu public relations firm as senior director of public affairs.
The Thai film industry has set up a fund of 3 million bahts ($71.4 million) to crack down on widespread copyright violations.
Iinsiders predict champagne-popping box office this weekend, but it remains to be seen whether the bubbly will sparkle or turn flat for at least one high-profile offering.