"King Kong" ruled internationally with respectable rather than spectacular response from moviegoers, grossing $63.4 million Friday-Sunday at 8,123 playdates in 55 markets in the ninth-largest foreign…
Proving a potent mix of strong reviews, good buzz and kudos noms are trumping any cultural resistance, "Brokeback Mountain" continued to set records in its second frame.
The big ape is already catching a second wind. Swinging to a respectable weekend after a weaker-than-expected start on Wednesday, "King Kong" grossed $50.1 million Friday-Sunday; five-day cume was…
South Korean distrib-production company MK Pictures has pacted with China's Eastern Dragon Film and privately run distributor Beijing Poly Bona Film to jointly operate multiplexes in China.
Buena Vista Intl. Japan unspooled "Chicken Little" on Thursday, Japan's first screening using the Disney Digital 3-D system, at the AMC Ikspiari multiplex in the Tokyo Disney Resort.
Cate Blanchett fronted a rally Friday against last week's racial and ethnic violence in Sydney.
The Backlot: It was good melodrama. It was deft negotiating. It was also sweet revenge. Now that DreamWorks has divorced Universal and hooked up with Paramount, however, certain questions present…
Nowhere in the world are lists more devoured, scrutinized and feared than in Hollywood.
The history of film in Hollywood has been written, in part, by some of its greatest talent crossing over from Europe. Now, a small but significant strand of filmmakers, coming out of the shifting…
Every year, studio execs proclaim that it's a wide-open year for Oscars -- convincing themselves that their film has a chance. But this time, they mean it.