With a $34.5 million second weekend, "Ice Age: The Meltdown" froze out its rivals despite posting a 49% drop. Slide is typical for a high-grossing event pic but it's the biggest second-weekend drop…
Susan Sarandon and Helena Bonham Carter starrer "Eleanor & Colette" is one of a number of pics earmarked for coin by German funding body Filmstiftung NRW.
Warner Bros. Mexico has inked a one-year first-look option with Mexico City-based Lemon Films, the second Hollywood studio to pact with a Mexican shingle in the past six months.
Portugal's giant telco Portugal Telecom has pledged E25 million ($30 million) over five years to the Film and Audiovisual Fund, designed to finance more mainstream films and TV shows and boost…
As the Mip TV mart wound down here last week and crowds on the Croisette thinned, international distribs hawking telenovelas, minis and effects-laden TV movies welcomed what they said was renewed…
To its core viewership of Spanish-speaking immigrants, Univision is a warm, fuzzy blanket. The net not only serves to entertain with telenovelas from back home but to educate, inform and give advice…
A record four local films will screen at the 19th Singapore Film Fest (April 13-29), with Royston Tan's "4:30" the first homegrown feature to close the fest.
They're baaaaack… The CG-animated family pics that buoyed international B.O. at year's end are returning for a round of summer biz. First of a slew of CG tentpoles being prepped by the studios to…
News did not travel at the speed of a mouse click 100 years ago, so it's not surprising that reports about the sinking of the Titanic came out only in dribs and drabs.
Some French filmmakers dream of making movies in Hollywood. Francis Veber is content simply to live there.
TV execs were expecting Gallic strike trouble at the Mip TV mart on the French Riviera last week. Indeed, the confab wasn't for the fainthearted -- but not because of the labor strikers, who kept…