• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

International

International

Latest News

  1. Austrian Actor Peter Kern, the Last of the 'Auteur Dinosaurs,' Dies at 66

    2:16 am PDT 08/28/2015
    Number of comments:

    He acted in more than 70 films, including ones from Rainer Werner Fassbinder and Wim Wenders, and directed dozens of his own. READ MORE

    • 0
  2. Christopher Nolan to Headline London Film Festival Talks

    2:00 am PDT 08/28/2015
    Number of comments:

    LFF Connects will discuss collaborations between film and other creative industries. READ MORE

    • 2
  3. Roman Polanski: Polish Court Sets Extradition Hearing Date

    1:31 am PDT 08/28/2015
    Number of comments:

    U.S. legal documents requested by the court last May finally arrived after the extension of a deadline for receipt of the paperwork. READ MORE

    • 1
  4. 'Orphan Black' Producer Temple Street Launches Distribution Arm

    1:09 pm PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    Canadian veteran Jon Rutherford will lead the new sales outfit. READ MORE

    • 2
  5. Tim Roth, Parker Posey, Sofia Vergara Join 'The Brits Are Coming'

    12:00 pm PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    Alice Eve, Maggie Q and Stephen Fry also have signed on to join Uma Thurman in the film, which Fortitude International will be selling at the Toronto Film Festival. READ MORE

    • 5
  6. TIFF: British Theater-to-Film Directors Get Festival Spotlight

    11:43 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    This year's City-to-City sidebar will showcase directorial double-acts moving from the live stage to the big screen. READ MORE

    • 2
  7. Russian Film Distributor West Goes Bankrupt

    11:26 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    Over the last 20 years, it distributed 'American Pie,' 'Scary Movie,' 'Kill Bill,' 'Twilight' and 'The Wolf of Wall Street.' READ MORE

    • 6
  8. Martin Freeman Recalls His Botched First 'Sherlock' Audition

    8:17 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    "My agent told me, 'They kind of hated you; they thought you didn’t want it and were a moody prick.' " READ MORE

    • 5
  9. Toronto Film Festival: Jason Reitman to Direct 'The Princess Bride' Live Read

    8:05 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    No word yet on which Toronto Fest stars will relive Rob Reiner's fairy tale with a table read. READ MORE

    • 3
  10. Cate Blanchett to Receive BFI Fellowship

    6:04 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    'Truth' — starring the actress and Robert Redford — will have a special screening at the London Film Festival the same night as the presentation. READ MORE

    • 9
  11. Discovery Channel President Rich Ross Talks Miley Cyrus, Reveals New Doc Acquisition

    5:49 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    The former Disney exec was talking as a "U.S. Gamechanger" at the Edinburgh TV Festival. READ MORE

    • 5
  12. Chinese Horror Film 'The Ghouls' to Get ScreenX Version for U.S. Release

    5:13 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    AMC theaters have signed with China's Wanda Group and South Korea's CJ CGV to install the three-screen, 270-degree viewing technology in key U.S. locations. READ MORE

    • 2
  13. European Film Academy Seeks Donations to Fund Oleg Senstov Appeal

    4:54 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    Russia this week sentenced the Ukrainian filmmaker to 20 years on terrorism charges, a ruling called 'a farce' by the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine. READ MORE

    • 5
  14. Germany's Splendid Medien Returns to Profit in First Half

    3:06 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    A mix of male-friendly action and femme-focused dramas including Julianne Moore-starrer 'Still Alice' boosted results at the distributor. READ MORE

    • 8
  15. Oscars: Germany Picks 'Labryinth of Lies' for Foreign Language Category

    2:45 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    The period drama, which Sony Classics has picked up, looks at German efforts to prosecute Nazi criminals after WWII. READ MORE

    • 6
  16. Profits Soar at European TV Giant RTL

    1:25 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    First-half profits jump 73 percent, with Germany and digital operations leading the way. READ MORE

    • 1
  17. FremantleMedia Buys Italy's Wildside

    12:42 am PDT 08/27/2015
    Number of comments:

    The Rome-based company is producing Paolo Sorrentino's upcoming drama series 'The Young Pope,' which stars Jude Law. READ MORE

    • 2
  18. Amazon Prime Video to Launch in Japan

    7:40 pm PDT 08/26/2015
    Number of comments:

    The online retailer's online streaming service will join Netflix, Hulu and local platforms in the increasingly crowded Japanese VOD market. READ MORE

    • 3
  19. China to Submit Jean-Jacques Annaud's 'Wolf Totem' For Oscar Consideration (Exclusive)

    6:19 pm PDT 08/26/2015
    Number of comments:

    The film, about the wolves that roam the steppes of Mongolia, will be released stateside Sept. 11. READ MORE

    • 18
  20. China's Bona Film Group Reports 58 Percent Profit Growth in Second Quarter

    6:13 pm PDT 08/26/2015
    Number of comments:

    Bona head Yu Dong hails great progress in its joint project with Tristar and Studio 8, 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' READ MORE

    • 3