Having consolidated its position as Italy's leading production-distribution entity with a hefty national market share this season of better than 23%, Medusa Film has announced plans to increase…
With the threat of an actors strike looming, the film "Final Fantasy" would seem a corporate dream: a movie with characters who look and talk like actors, but are merely digital imaginings. And this…
The latest project for Keifer Sutherland and Nastassaja Kinski -- the Paul Gauguin biopic "Paradise Found" -- is scheduled to lense through the July Screen Actors Guild strike period. Without a…
Cinemagoing in Europe rose last year to its highest level since 1983, but the market share for European movies slumped sharply on both sides of the Atlantic.
Warner Bros. stunned audiences in 1927 by releasing "The Jazz Singer," the world's first talking movie. Since then, however, the studio hasn't always operated as a hive of derring-do.
Korean filmmakers are reaching out to other parts of Asia for funding and stars to combat the twin problems of rising budgets and exportability.
The world premiere of Paramount Classics' "American Rhapsody," written and directed by Eva Gardos, will open the sixth annual Nantucket Film Festival, which runs June 20-24.
Douglas Wilson is ankling as Lolafilms VP of international production to head up a new, ambitious production operation at distrib Tripictures.
Popular films often get re-released in theaters, especially when new footage is added to lure audiences. But rarely is that lavish treatment accorded to a pic just weeks after its original theatrical…
Move over, Margaret Mitchell. While objections to a "Gone With the Wind" parody have engendered a not-so-civil war, a French sequel to Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables" is fueling a révolution in Gaul.
In a move that will diminish risks and costs for both studios, Columbia Pictures is in final negotiations with Dimension Films to co-finance "Once Upon a Time in America: Desperado 2" the sequel to…