Kadokawa Pictures USA has tapped Golan Ramras co-director of development, working in tandem with Elizabeth Kushman, who has been upped from creative executive.
"Look Both Ways" has emerged as the surprise hit Aussie pic of 2005, bouncing back into the box office top 20 Dec. 9-11 after 16 weeks in release.
Twentieth TV is betting U.S. viewers will desire telenovela titillation as much as global auds do. The company on Tuesday unveiled "Desire," a newly fashioned franchise of multiple English-language…
Germany's revenues from film ticket sales for 2005 will be down 15% to 20% on last year because of a dearth of Hollywood blockbusters, few strong local films and a weak domestic economy, according to…
While some of Tuesday's nominations brought applause, a few of them also caused head-scratching. Sure, "The Squid and the Whale," "Breakfast on Pluto" and "Pride & Prejudice" had some laughs and nice…
The domestic box office for 2005 now rests on a very broad pair of shoulders. In the last mega-launch of the year, "King Kong" hits 3,568 theaters domestically today and more than 6,000 in 56…
A Great White Hype that disappointed commercial hopes in its brief early '70s existence, Manhattan's New York Dolls has been upheld ever since as a quintessential cult band ahead of its time. "All…
Controversy is raging north of the border after the Toronto Intl. Film Festival Group included local helmer David Cronenberg's "A History of Violence" in its annual list of the top 10 Canadian films…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has tapped Louis J. Horvitz to helm the 78th annual Academy Awards telecast.
Kodak Australia and the country's biggest film lab, Atlab, will restore the negatives of another 25 Australian films to add to the 50 already completed.