It can't get any worse, can it? That's the question sales agents are anxiously asking themselves as they gird for Cannes
Despite expectations of slimmer fest and market attendance this year, Cannes Market topper Jerome Paillard says figures for his confab are down just slightly from last year.
Is the combination of Gallic sweetheart Audrey Tautou and iconic fashion designer Coco Chanel enough to strike biopic gold a second time in France and abroad?
Universal's "Fast and Furious" and DreamWorks Animation/Paramount's "Monsters vs. Aliens" closed out a bountiful spring at the international box office over the April 24-26 weekend.
Launching a U.S. distribution company isn't a task for the faint of heart. Many have tried and failed, so it's a wonder that newcomers like Overture and Summit remain convinced there's box office…
The year so far has been a study in extremes for the independent film biz, which is still readjusting to the flight of several studios from the specialty sector.
Campania, the southern Italian region that gave the world Sophia Loren, Sergio Leone and Dino De Laurentiis, is fast becoming Italy's contempo cinematic hotbed.
Production is perking up in Campania, where gap financing and free services combined with spectacular sea vistas and gritty Neapolitan urban settings make for an increasingly enticing proposition. At…
Since the early 1990s, when Mario Martone's psychological noir "L'amore molesto" (Nasty Love) delved into the intriguing underbelly of this Mediterranean metropolis and went to Cannes, a new…
The spirited port city of Naples is a modern Mediterranean melting pot with showbiz embedded deep in its DNA. By far Italy's most thriving theater city, Napoli, as it is known in Italy, draws on a…
Twentieth Century Fox's "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" happily wolfed down $4.4 million to $5 million in midnight shows in a muscle-bound start for the prequel, which kicks off the summer box office.