Whether you live in Peoria, Paris, Buenos Aires or Sydney, this summer, you'll be able to feast on a remarkably similar smorgasbord of Hollywood movies.
In yet another example of the spate of media concentration in the Spanish TV market, Dutch TV giant Endemol has gained a foothold in film production in Spain.
For a director who's known as a hands-on perfectionist, Baz Luhrmann can be delightfully vague about some nuts-and-bolts aspects of filmmaking. Like precisely how long the marathon production…
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Digital studio Centro, which jazzes up corporate videos and creates flashy ad campaigns for agency clients, is having Disney dreams.
"Josie and the Pussycats" was released by Universal Pictures on 2,554 screens in North America on April 13 in hopes of sending teen girls into a fever of lipgloss, glitter and pop music. Half of that…
The 40th Critics Week at the 2001 Cannes Intl. Film Festival won't be for the fainthearted, for the lineup of pics are "darker than last year's," said programmer Jose-Maria Riba.
The world premiere of Fisher Stevens' directorial debut "Just a Kiss," starring Marisa Tomei, Kyra Sedgwick and Taye Diggs, will kick off the 6th annual Gen Art Film Festival, running May 2-8 at the…
Miramax Films is keen on "People I Know," negotiating to handle North American distribution for the Al Pacino starrer. Pic is already well into production. Budgeted at $20 million, it was fully…
Sony is taking a doozy of a gamble. It has set a new release date for Julia Roberts starrer "America's Sweethearts" -- the Joe Roth-helmed romancer from Revolution Studios -- opposite Universal's…
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