Like exhibitors in many countries, Brazil's exhibitors are eager to convert theaters to digital using the Digital Cinema Initiatives standards approved by U.S. majors.
Hollywood union publicists have selected Bob Barker to receive the President's Award from the Intl. Cinematographers Guild.
Studio Ghibli, the animation house that helmer Hayao Miyazaki built, plans to distribute foreign toons in the Japanese market.
A memorial tribute to cinematographer and independent filmmaker Gary Graver will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the American Cinematheque's Egyptian Theater in Hollywood. Graver died Nov. 16 at 68…
The best thing about "Mein Fuhrer" is that, after more than 50 years, the German film industry has finally mustered up the courage to make a comedy about Hitler. The worst thing about "Mein Fuhrer"…
In London's year of record tuner openings, Tony winner "Monty Python's Spamalot" topped the nominees list for the 2007 Laurence Olivier Awards with seven mentions, including best musical.
"Dr. Plonk," the latest pic from "Ten Canoes" director Rolf de Heer, will preem as the closer at the Adelaide Film Festival.
The Motion Picture Assn. believes multimedia site Xunlei Networking Technologies, one of Google's partners in China, is distributing pirated movies. Org has urged the Netco to pressure its new…
Twentieth Century Fox Intl. has promoted Eduardo Echeverria to exec VP of Latin America. Fox Intl. co-presidents Paul Hanneman and Tomas Jegeus made the announcement Wednesday, and Hanneman noted Fox…
"Smokin' Aces" blows some cool smoke rings until it makes the very un-cool mistake of overstaying its welcome. Style and attitude, pegged to a baroque plot concerning an FBI plan to snare a key mob…