The Bangkok International Film Festival has dropped the Cannes prize-winning animated movie "Persepolis," which had been skedded as the new-look fest's opening movie. Tuesday move followed a request…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp moved ahead with its IPO Tuesday, setting a price range for its stock market listing with a view to raising more than Euros 70 million ($94.2 million).
"Shrek the Third" continued to work its magic on the European box office over the weekend, with muscular bows in Spain and Germany while continuing to do boffo biz in Gaul.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up rights to "Outpost" for a series of territories, most of them English-speaking.
Jordanian animation shingle Rubicon has inked a strategic partnership with MGM Studios, the first part of which is a co-financing and co-producing joint venture on "Pink Panther & Pals." Work on the…
Tribeca Enterprises, parent org of the Gotham film festival, is teaming with the William Morris Agency to present a two-day program of indie film in Beijing.
Congress tipped its hat Monday to the life and work of Jack Valenti, whose commitment to public service is still being hailed as a model.
Who needs soundstages anyway? Digital production, it seemed, was going to make those big barns a thing of the past. "300," after all, was shot almost entirely with greenscreen, with mostly virtual…
In a testament to Wall Street's continued love affair with the movie biz, Legendary Pictures said it has raised an additional $1 billion in coin and extended its partnership with Warner Bros. through…
A trio of toon veterans are launching Frederator Films as an indie feature film company with a mission to produce 2-D animated genre movies budgeted below $20 million.