Romanian helmer Radu Mihaileanu's first feature, "Trahir" (Betrayal), won the Grand Prix of the Americas at the 17th edition of the Montreal World Film Festival, which wound down with its closing…
It was Warner Bros.' "The Fugitive" in a walk to the top of the charts as the powerhouse thriller charged to $17.3 million over the four-day Labor Day weekend.
Exhibitors were highly optimistic heading into this summer that it was going to be a big one. With the glut of pictures slated for release, they boasted that they were in a "no-lose situation."
In a topsy-turvy week at the foreign wickets, "Sliver" steamed into Germany and Austria, and "Hot Shots! Part Deux" had a jolly time in the U.K., Mexico and Eastern Europe.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has named Jonathan Wolf senior veepee of business development and administration. The new position is the first addition to the AFMA executive ranks in more than a…
Lost in the hoopla over this summer's record-breaking box office and blockbuster hits is the sad story of the also-rans -- the mid-range bread-and-butter films at nearly every studio that failed to…
The indie filmmaker -- a breed that's enjoying certain Hollywood recognition of late -- is flooding this year's Independent Feature Film Market with product. Current IFFM boasts 66 features, 107…
Having nabbed a 10.5 rating/19 share for its premiere episode Aug. 26, CBS' "Angel Falls" can no longer keep its little secret hidden.
Italian sales companies aren't turned off by the lack of an official market at the grande dame of European film festivals. With most international territories elusive to all but a handful of Italo…
Festgoers who love Venice the way it was -- sleepy, artsy and high-cultural -- will encounter a lot of Yank accents when the 50th go-round of the Venice Film Festival unspools on the Lido Aug…