Oren Aviv, head of production for Walt Disney Studios, is exiting the Mouse House in the latest exec shuffle implemented by new Disney Studios chairman Rich Ross.
Magnet Releasing has acquired world rights to black comedy "Down Terrace" and plans a theatrical release this summer.
Apulia, the southeastern Italian region on the heel of the Italian boot, is stepping up efforts to become a prominent Italo production hub with the launch of two large filmmaking facilities, along…
Jackie Chan crimer "Shinjuku Incident" has secured theatrical distribution in the U.S. and will open Feb. 5, followed by a Sony Home Entertainment DVD release on May 25.
Norway generated an all-time record box office gross of kroner 1.041 billion ($186 million) last year, 13.5 % higher than 2008.
As most smaller titles struggle at the specialty box office, "The Boondocks Saints II" has been recouping.
Antoine Fuqua will direct spy thriller "Consent to Kill" for CBS Films with Lorenzo DiBonaventura and Nick Wechsler producing.
Finding itself drowning in debt last year, independent homevideo distributor Image Entertainment needed an extreme makeover.
Sci-fi films fared well with the America Cinema Editors.
Arri Inc. CTO Glenn Kennel will replace prexy Volker Bahnemann, who will step down this spring after 48 years with the company - 32 of them as CEO.
Seven films have been shortlisted for the makeup category of the 82nd Academy Awards.