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  1. Chinese Horror Film 'The Ghouls' to Get ScreenX Version for U.S. Release

    5:13 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    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

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

    4:54 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    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

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  3. Germany's Splendid Medien Returns to Profit in First Half

    3:06 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    A mix of male-friendly action and femme-focused dramas, including Julianne Moore-starrer 'Still Alice,' boosted results at the distributor. READ MORE

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  4. Oscars: Germany Picks 'Labyrinth of Lies' for Foreign Language Category

    2:45 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    The period drama, which Sony Classics has picked up, looks at German efforts to prosecute Nazi criminals after WWII. READ MORE

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  5. Profits Soar at European TV Giant RTL

    1:25 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    First-half profits jump 73 percent, with Germany and digital operations leading the way. READ MORE

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  6. FremantleMedia Buys Italy's Wildside

    12:42 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    The Rome-based company is producing Paolo Sorrentino's upcoming drama series 'The Young Pope,' which stars Jude Law. READ MORE

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  7. Amazon Prime Video to Launch in Japan

    7:40 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    The online retailer's online streaming service will join Netflix, Hulu and local platforms in the increasingly crowded Japanese VOD market. READ MORE

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

    6:19 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    The film, about the wolves that roam the steppes of Mongolia, will be released stateside Sept. 11. READ MORE

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  9. China's Bona Film Group Reports 58 Percent Profit Growth in Second Quarter

    6:13 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    Bona head Yu Dong hails great progress in its joint project with Tristar and Studio 8, 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' READ MORE

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  10. DreamWorks Animation's Chief Global Brand Officer Steps Down

    2:01 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    As head of global consumer products, Jim Fielding will oversee DWA's licensing and franchise management. READ MORE

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  11. Oscars: Croatia Selects 'The High Sun' for Foreign-Language Category

    12:20 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    Dalibor Matanic's film premiered in Un Certain Regard at Cannes, where it won the jury prize. READ MORE

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  12. 'Veep' Creator: "We’re Living in Both the Golden Age of TV and a Global Bucket of Swill"

    12:06 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    Armando Iannucci used his keynote speech at the Edinburgh TV festival to take aim at the U.K.'s government's recent attacks on the BBC. READ MORE

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  13. Banksy's 'Dismaland' Trailer: "A Theme Park Like No Other"

    11:32 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    "Is there something missing in your life? Do you need to get out more? Then stop what you're doing and come to the happiest place on Earth. This is a theme park like no other." READ MORE

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  14. Russia Box Office: 'Fantastic Four' Debuts on Top

    11:18 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    However, the movie's gross fell short of projections. READ MORE

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  15. 'Downton Abbey' Gets Farewell Sendoff at Edinburgh International Television Festival

    10:54 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    Producer Gareth Neame recalled "four middle-aged men trying not to cry in front of each other" in the cutting room as they put the final episodes together. READ MORE

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  16. Oscars: Kazakhstan Selects 'Stranger' for Foreign-Language Category

    10:47 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    The film by Ermek Tursunov, who was last nominated for an Academy Award in 2013, will premiere in September at the Toronto Film Festival. READ MORE

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  17. Venice Film Festival: Director Arturo Ripstein to Be Honored

    10:33 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    The 50-year film veteran will be honored at the screening of his latest film ‘Bleak Street.’ READ MORE

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  18. First Look: Jude Law in Paolo Sorrentino's 'The Young Pope'

    8:36 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    The new TV series features the actor as the first American Pope, with very conservative, controversial politics. READ MORE

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  19. Moscow Premiere Film Festival Canceled After Government Pulls Funding

    5:49 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    Citing the "difficult economic situation," Moscow's culture committee told organizers money would be diverted to a new "positive, youth-oriented" festival headed by city council member Yevgeny Gerasimov, a member of the Kremlin's ruling party United Russia. READ MORE

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  20. AMC Hopes 'Fear the Walking Dead' Paves Way for Foreign Success

    5:00 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    The massive global series debut serves as a test for the company's ambitious overseas growth strategy, helped out by deals with Chellomedia and BBC America. READ MORE

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  21. First Half Profits Shoots Up at Ad Giant WPP

    3:51 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    Martin Sorrell's group does bumper business amid growing global tensions. READ MORE

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