A prolific seller of pirate DVDs on eBay has been ordered to pay a record £55,000 ($109,000) under Proceeds of Crime legislation following a judgment at Bradford Crown Court in the U.K.
Fresh off his lifetime achievement award at the European Film Awards on Saturday, Roman Polanski returned to the 6th Marrakech Film Festival to give a press conference Monday and head the jury of a…
Canal Plus, soon to be France's sole pay TV operator, is apparently bidding to slash the cost of its output deals with the Hollywood majors by 30%.
Pedro Almodovar is eyeing the vengeance drama "La piel que habito" as his next film, with Penelope Cruz considered for a starring role. The project had originally been talked up as teaming Cruz with…
Sean Ellis, who won an Oscar nomination last year for his short "Cashback," has started shooting his second feature, "The Broken," backed by French major Gaumont.
Ingenious Media Active Capital has invested £3 million ($5.9 million) to set up the Digital Rights Group, which in turn has agreed to acquire Portman Film & TV.
A man convicted of sneaking camcorders into movie screenings and selling the pirated tapes in videostores was sentenced to seven years in federal prison Friday.
Kids run amuck while stranded on Christmas Eve at a snowed-in airport in the comedy "Unaccompanied Minors." Fast-paced, slickly handled kidpic probably won't create a stampede to the box office amid…
Taking primary talent from a movie soundtrack and announcing a tour amounts to a strange mix of synergy and grassroots marketing. And it may work.
Intellectual Properties Worldwide and Zen Haze Prods. have signed Randall Miller to direct "Bottle Shock," the story behind the birth of the Napa wine industry.
Warner Bros. has hired tyro scribe Gary Dauberman to work with director-producer Guillermo del Toro in penning the script for the bigscreen adaptation of DC Comics' "Deadman."