In a push to attract younger auds to Hollywood pics, Paramount Japan has taken the unusual step of dubbing nearly half of the prints for current release "Shutter Island."
The 3D phenomenon is paying dividends for exhibitors in more ways than just a boost in ticket prices. Theaters are using the technology to draw audiences into a multiplex staple: special events…
David Gordon Green calls his next movie, the genre-bending musical adventure "Your Highness," "a filthy, R-rated 'Princess Bride.'?" Coming off last year's "Pineapple Express," an R-rated…
Studios have gone back to the future as they develop their upcoming slates, eyeing a slew of hits from the 1980s to remake, reboot or reimagine. The irony is that "Back to the Future" isn't one of…
Until the recent deadly West Virginia coal mine disaster became front-page news, Massey Energy wasn't a company that most Americans outside of the Appalachian mining region had heard of.
I like Russell Crowe for his consistency. Look at his press photos and he's always glowering, his face a landscape of coarse stubble and angry creases, his voice an ominous rumble.
Some book publishing officials have given up on attending next week's London Book Fair because of the volcanic ash from Iceland that has shut down major airports throughout Europe.
Wild Bunch, MK2 and Memento Films International are among top Gallic mini-majors traveling to the 5th edition of the Lisbon Screenings -- integrated within the 7th edition of IndieLisboa, the…
Swiss distrib Ascot Elite Ent. has nabbed a slew of titles in the run-up to the Cannes Film Festival, including Summit's competition screener "Fair Game," starring Sean Penn and Naomi Watts.
"Kick-Ass" is turning into a model for producers to get comicbook pics on the bigscreen.