Raymond and Joseph Syufy, who as toppers of San Rafael-based Century Theatres run one of the exhibition industry's few healthy circuits, will be feted at ShoWest 2001 as ShoWesters of the Year.
The Danish Film Institute has renewed its promise of better dialogue with the industry and will give the Assn. of Danish Film & TV Producers greater access to the board, following harsh criticism of…
Andrew Form and Matthew Resnik, via their Formatt Films banner, have inked an output deal with Avi Lerner's Millennium Films. Formatt will produce projects of all budget levels, with Millennium…
Sent out this week, New Line Cinema's promotional calendars for "The Lord of the Rings" are already popping up on eBay.
A controversial movie about teen violence scored a moderate opening weekend at the box office after exhibs ignored politicians' pleas not to show it. "Battle Royale" went out with a rare R-15 rating…
For the sixth straight year, Sid Ganis will chair the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences post-awards Governors Ball.
Online Studio Flixer.com has tapped the filmmakers of "Big Day ... Big Time" as the first winner of its online moviemaker challenge the George Huang Project.
Norwegian director Lars Berg's kid pic "Broken Glass" was given the green light Tuesday by Norway's Audiovisual Production Fund, which will cover $1 million of the $1.6 million budget. Developed by…
Two of Sony's Christmas movies, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Vertical Limit," will end up on the Fox Network and its sister channel FX in an exclusive shared window -- and the license fee…
The Hollywood kudos season, which kicks off with the National Board of Review in early December and climaxes with the Academy Awards in late March, has always been an all-American affair. But now the…
Controversy is raging in France over a government crackdown on the sale of U.S. imported DVDs that allow consumers to see movies before their theatrical release. Beginning Jan. 1, stores will have to…
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