Now that the Rolling Stones have rocked China, concert promoters are eager to give Chinese auds more satisfaction with other Western acts.
Is Chile the new Argentina? The tiny country of 15 million has seen its film output nearly triple in recent years. From an abysmal average of five pics a year between 1997 and 2003, Chilean…
By 1930 the lot of women in showbiz had only modestly improved, though Variety was arguably taking them more seriously as professionals. The belittling epithets used to describe "the dear little…
Beyond the usual U.S. tentpoles and French pics, the rest of Cannes' Official Selection dances to a Latin beat.
When Cannes put 20th Century Fox's "Moulin Rouge" on its dancecard as an opening night pic in 2001, the move -- engineered by then-new artistic director Thierry Fremaux -- was a sign that the…
There are high hopes that the embattled English-language sector of the Canadian film industry will be hitting the road to redemption this summer with the release of two popular comedies, "Trailer…
Russia's national festival Kinotavr, which runs in the Black Sea resort of Sochi June 4-12, has announced a strong lineup -- and continuing emphasis on international promotion of Russian product.
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Money can't buy everything. Products like these, which are sold out, already have a wait list of folks clamoring for the next precious shipment.
The first cut was magical. And those caramel highlights inspired such envy at Mommy & Me. But now, your stylist always makes you wait and seems distracted as he snips.
London-based Iraqi actor Lewis Alsamari plays the lead hijacker in Paul Greengrass' 9/11 chiller "United 93" but don't expect to see him on the red carpet at the film's Tribeca Film Festival world…