Coming soon: the Oscars. But the annual Academy Awards trailer has a new twist this year. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences annually produces a trailer for the kudocast, to air in…
Paramount's "Coach Carter" surged ahead of the competition over the first three days of Martin Luther King holiday weekend, scoring a $23.6 million debut and socking the "Fockers."
The forecast for Sundance this year: more deals, more celebs, more traffic jams and more swag. Sundance is at a commercial peak.
The Metro Manila Film Festival proved to be a success both commercially and artistically, despite a fluff over a producer with four entries.
The executive director of the Hong Kong Intl. Film Fest Society has been knocking on a lot of doors lately. What does Peter Tsi want? Money. The fest lost its main sponsor this year, just four months…
Two years ago their operation didn't even exist, but a pair of veteran syndicators named Mort Marcus and Ira Bernstein are on a roll that would make some of the major-studio TV divisions envious.
Oscar contenders crisscrossed the country last week in a frenzied lead-up to the Acad's Jan. 15 nom deadline.
Iranian helmer Gholamreza Ramezani will open the Berlin Film Festival's children pics section, Kinderfilmfest, at the Zoo Palast on Feb. 11 with "Hayat," a comedy about a girl trying to make it to…
Regency Enterprises has made a deal for Kiefer Sutherland to topline "The Sentinel," a suspense pic based on the novel by former Secret Service agent Gerald Petievich. "SWAT" helmer Clark Johnson is…
With the Golden Globes skedded to air Sunday night, there are already three clear winners: The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., Dick Clark and NBC. Though the HFPA's income from Sunday's show won't be…
Online piracy is now as easy as programming a TiVo. Videora, the hottest new piracy application to hit PCs, lets users automatically download any video file that hits the Net and matches a certain…