Cannes may be a great place to launch a tentpole, but woe to the studio that doesn't let the media in on the festivities. It remains to be seen whether Sony's secrecy gambit will boost box office…
After the box office dip in 2005, Hollywood had high hopes for this year. But after 2006 got off to a solid rebound, studio execs are beginning to fret that this may be another down year, thanks to…
Hollywood party planners take note: Plying preemgoers with a potent libation does wonders for their spirits. Sundance Channel spread cheer at the Sundance Institute at BAM bow for "Little Miss…
Europa Cinemas, which held its annual assembly Saturday in Cannes, reported an improved market share for European pics in its network of theaters in the past year.
The Weinstein Co. is launching Unstable Fables, direct-to-video, CG-animated features co-produced by the Jim Henson Co., Flame Ventures and Prana Studios, the company said Saturday.
Despite its reputation among left-leaning Euro intellectuals for having the culture of Bart Simpson, the U.S. distributes far more European films than most European countries do from their neighbors.
Jean Dujardin, the French star currently wowing Gallic auds in James Bond style spy spoof "OSS 117: Cairo Nest of Spies," will tackle his first serious role in a new film being financed by Pathe.
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American rights to "Driving Lessons," the pic that marks the directing debut of "Mrs. Brown"-scribe Jeremy Brock.
Brazil's Walter Salles is teaming with Argentine producer Lita Stantic and composer Gustavo Santaolalla to produce "Cafe de los maestros," a docu feature on tango music's greatest living masters…
Scottish auteur Lynne Ramsay has struck a deal with BBC Films to adapt Lionel Shriver's Orange Prize-winning novel "We Need to Talk About Kevin." Ramsay is co-writing the script with Rob Festinger…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar