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  1. China's Wanda Group Eyeing IPO for Cinema Chain

    11:00 pm PDT 04/23/2014
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    The country's largest exhibitor, Wanda Cinema Line, plans to raise $325 million via a listing on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange two years after the real estate conglomerate behind it acquired AMC Entertainment. READ MORE

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  2. 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' Prequel to Film in New Zealand

    2:42 am PDT 04/23/2014
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    The Weinstein Company-produced martial arts film will take advantage of the country's newly increased production incentives, as will the trilogy of "Avatar" sequels when they go into production there. READ MORE

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  3. Chinese Director to Oliver Stone: Mind Your Own Business

    12:11 am PDT 04/23/2014
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    Ning Hao challenged the Hollywood director's recent criticisms of the Chinese film industry, saying "foreigners alone don't decide good and bad films" and securing free speech in China will be a gradual process. READ MORE

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  4. Cannes: European Film Promotion Names 'Producers on the Move'

    12:00 am PDT 04/23/2014
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    The 24 up-and-coming producers from across the EU will take part in the two-day networking session organized by European Film Promotion. READ MORE

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  5. High Dynamic Range Might Be Added to Ultra HD Blueprint in Three Years, Says Project Chair

    7:38 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    A group at the International Telecommunication Union is reviewing proposals from Dolby, Technicolor, Philips and the BBC. READ MORE

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  6. Starz CEO Chris Albrecht's Compensation Rises 136 Percent to $30.4 Million in 2013

    2:36 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    In 2013, shares of Starz advanced 120 percent. READ MORE

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  7. Fox Demands Judge Reject 'New Girl' Theft Lawsuit

    2:31 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    In response to a lawsuit that asks for an injunction over an allegedly stolen-pilot proposal, the defendants say that the two works aren't substantially similar. READ MORE

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  8. Tribeca: Kevin Spacey, 'Richard III' Co-Stars Talk 'House of Cards' Origins in Shakespeare Play

    2:27 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    Spacey, who was joined by actors from both the international stage show and the Netflix series, also revealed why he wanted to self-distribute the documentary. READ MORE

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  9. Paramount Fights Investors' Fraud Lawsuit Over Big Film Slate

    1:46 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    The studio says they weren't the source of any misrepresentations over films including "Mean Girls," "The Manchurian Candidate" and "The Stepford Wives." READ MORE

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  10. Aereo at the Supreme Court: Justices Confused by Technology, Wary of Implications

    1:15 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    At oral arguments on Tuesday, broadcasters appear to have an edge, but the justices want to know how their ruling will impact others in the tech sector. READ MORE

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  11. Former Sony CEO Howard Stringer Named Director of Time Inc.

    12:44 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    Time CEO Joseph Ripp will be board chairman after the company is spun out of Time Warner. READ MORE

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  12. Hollywood Execs Sued by Bryan Singer Accuser Deny Sex Abuse Allegations

    12:13 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    Garth Ancier, David Neuman and Gary Goddard refuted the claims in lawsuits filed by Michael Egan's lawyer, Jeff Herman, on Monday. READ MORE

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  13. Courtside at the Knicks Game With Spike Lee: One Kickstarter Backer Tells All

    11:57 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    Penny-stock trader Tim Sykes reveals what it was like to like to sit on the floor at Madison Square Garden, part of his reward for his $10,000 donation to the director's crowdfunding campaign. READ MORE

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  14. Italy's RAI Cinema Could Mull IPO, Officials Say

    10:32 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    RAI Cinema said it will closely watch the performance of the much-smaller Notorious Pictures, which announced IPO plans last week. READ MORE

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  15. Bill Ayers, Noam Chomsky to Appear in Dinesh D'Souza's New Film (Video)

    10:30 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    The follow-up to "2016: Obama's America" will feature several prominent progressives, including Alan Dershowitz and Charles Truxillo, airing controversial opinions. READ MORE

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  16. Odessa Film Festival Turns to Crowdfunding to Tackle Financial Crisis (Video)

    10:29 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    Political and economic instability threatens fifth edition of Ukrainian fest unless it can raise $25,000. READ MORE

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  17. Chernin Group, AT&T Create $500 Million Online Video Fund

    10:00 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    The new fund will look to acquire, invest in and launch over-the-top video services. READ MORE

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  18. Aereo Fight: Supreme Court Justices Worried About Tech Impact of Decision

    10:00 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    Arguments began Tuesday in the case of American Broadcasting Companies v. Aereo. READ MORE

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  19. Cannes: 'Blue Is the Warmest Color' Star Adele Exarchopoulos Set to Return to Croisette

    8:17 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    The actress stars alongside Reda Kateb in "Que Vive" directed by Marianne Tardieu which will unspool in L'Acid, a sidebar of mostly French indie titles which runs in parallel during the Cannes Film Festival. READ MORE

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  20. Former NBCU Executive Lauren Zalaznick Joins Shazam Board

    6:53 am PDT 04/22/2014
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    The cable veteran left the company last year after her portfolio of female-focused channels was absorbed by Bonnie Hammer. READ MORE

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