The unlikely duo of "Scary Movie" and "Space Cowboys" helped revive the flagging B.O. in a few territories last weekend, while most of Europe remained in a fall stupor.
Seasoned Canuck film producer Rock Demers has revived the "Tales for All" kidpic series that he ended three years ago after 16 features. Demers' Montreal-based company, Prods. La Fete, is set to make…
Lucasfilm has inked an exclusive deal with Netcaster AtomFilms.com, which will give "Star Wars" geeks an official Internet home for their unofficial spoofs and documentaries.
Propaganda Films has signed a first-look deal with director Luis Mandoki and producer Mimi Polk Gitlin's newly formed production company, Mandolin Entertainment. The first title under the arrangement…
In an attempt to increase visibility of contemporary Italian cinema in the key U.S. market for foreign-language films, New York's Lincoln Center, in collaboration with film promotion agency Italia…
Shooting Gallery Entertainment, Sandra Bullock's Fortis Films and Evolution Management have pacted to jointly produce "Love Comes to the Executioner," written and to be helmed by award-winning…
Parker Posey has been added to the jury of the fourth annual Shorts Intl. Film Festival, which will unspool Nov. 11-15 at midtown Manhattan's Cineplex Odeon Worldwide. Jury will also include thesps…
After initially bristling at the Federal Trade Commission's findings that movie theaters fail to adequately enforce MPAA ratings, the National Assn. of Theater Owners has offered a more conciliatory…
Empty seats at Polish cinemas have operators horrified. Exhibitors are predicting total attendance for 2001 at about 17 million -- Poland's worst showing since 1993.
Resonant with inner harmonies and dark, dark humor, "Smell of Camphor, Fragrance of Jasmine" goes beyond the familiar piquant naturalism of current Iranian fare to assay a more personal…