In a blow to Italy's campaign against piracy, a Rome court has ruled that the unauthorized downloading of copyrighted movies, music and video games is not a crime if the downloader does not profit…
Pathe Distribution has added a handful of arthouse movies to its library by acquiring UGC Films UK, which owns the U.K. rights to pics such as "Good Bye Lenin!," "8 Women" and "Swimming Pool."
Enrique Posner, the former general manager at Warner Bros. Pictures Intl. Espana, has launched his own production shingle, YaYa! Films.
OK, the results are in. But who voted? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences consists of 5,830 voting members in 16 branches. Of those, the largest group is actors, with 1,251 voting thesps.
Chinese regulator the State Administration of Radio, Film & Television is launching a fund to help 16 up-and-coming directors under 45 years old make quality movies.
A poor farming family lapses into shame and disrepute in "Migration," a rare example of Nepal cinema. All the signs here show that Bollywood style dominates the filmmaking and storytelling…
Initially irksome "Zeppelin!" quickly turns into an involving drama once it ditches its modern-day framing device and focuses instead on 1930s flashbacks to the heyday of the titular airborne vehicle…
Keeping up the nutty spirit of young Thai cinema but hardly in the class of such whacked-out spectacles as "Citizen Dog," Leo Kittikorn's "Ahimsa: Stop to Run" suggests what a low-budget Buddhist Jim…
Chinese film fans will see James Bond on the bigscreen for the first time, uncut, when "Casino Royale" makes its Chinese bow, 45 years into the franchise, having coolly dispatched skeptical censors…
Aquitaine Investment Advisors, a Hong Kong-based private-equity firm, has teamed with Beverly Hills production finance shingle Regent MB to set up Magnet Media Asia, a $200 million fund.
Shortly after getting their first look at "Spider-Man 3," Columbia Pictures execs have begun negotiating with David Koepp to pen the script for a fourth installment of the franchise.
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