The Czech Film and Television Academy has chosen helmer Jiri Menzel's "I Served the King of England" as the country's entry for a slot in the foreign language category at the Oscars.
Troma Studios topper Lloyd Kaufman has been tapped as chairman of the Independent Film & Television Alliance for a two-year term.
A wannabe jazz trumpeter finds redemption via his village roots in "Under the Stars," a drama that combines quirkiness with poetry and more than consolidates the international rep writer-director…
Germany's upper house of parliament on Friday approved a controversial copyright law, which makes it all but illegal for individuals to make copies of films and music, even for their own use.
Spanish mini-major Filmax Ent. is to launch an online megastore to sell films and music worldwide.
The Film Agency for Wales has appointed Keith Potter as head of talent.
A quiet frame at the European box office this weekend sees the expansion of midrange studio pics contesting local pics for auds.
"Donsol" has been selected to represent the Philippines in the foreign film category for the upcoming Oscars.
Discovery Channel and its Science Channel sibling have appointed Tom Cosgrove exec VP-chief operating officer of both networks. * * * Logo, the Viacom-owned cable net focusing on gays and lesbians…
Columbia TriStar, China Film Group, Korea's CJ Entertainment and two Hong Kong studios, Emperor Motion Pictures and Media Asia, have signed an agreement to develop young movie-making talent in China.
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
Rio 23Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$79.6M Fox -28.13%