Malayalam-lingo film "Vanaprasthan," directed by Shaji Karun, took the best feature film award at the 47th National Film Awards, sponsored by the Indian government and held last week. Bengali…
A superwide, U.S.-style release pattern delivered mega-grosses for "Mission: Impossible 2" last weekend as John Woo's actioner raked in $49.7 million from 3,499 engagements in 23 countries.
NBCi has licensed 20 full-length feature films from Netcaster MovieFlix.com.
Indie producer and worldwide sales agent Shoreline Entertainment has announced that it will take a stab at producing two back-to-back thrillers.
A deal is imminent for Sam Rockwell to co-star in "The Heist," a David Mamet-penned and helmed pic, opposite Danny DeVito and Gene Hackman. He'll star as the nephew to jewel thief Hackman. Rockwell's…
Sahara TV has established an Academy of Film and Television Arts in Mumbai. Approximately $45 million has been set aside for the project. Academy chairman Subrata Roy says the institution plans to…
The third "Pokemon" movie followed the path blazed by its Pikachu predecessors in Japan, cruising to an opening weekend tally of 486 million yen ($4.6 million), up from the $3.5 million taken in by…
In a further sign of pan-European concentration in the exhibition sector, UCI-Cinesa, UCI's Spanish exhibition loop, has reached a programming alliance with Kinepolis for Spain.
UGC Cinemas is on a collision course with U.K. distribs over the launch of a monthly cinema pass that has already caused an uproar in France. UGC has introduced the new Unlimited Card at £9.99…
A member of the hoi polloi infiltrates the world of the Beautiful People with amusing if predictable results in "Jet Set," an agreeable comedy in which rich and poor alike inhabit their respective…