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  1. Nintendo Posts Bigger Quarterly Loss as Wii U, 3DS Sales Slump

    1:24 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The Japanese game giant's operating loss grew to $92.7 million for the three months to March, as sales of its consoles and software fell 8.4 percent compared to the same quarter last year. READ MORE

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  2. Italy Raises Production Tax Credits

    12:51 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    After years of cuts in the cultural sector, the country's new minister of heritage and cultural activities passes a law designed to grow the film and tourism industries. READ MORE

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  3. Cinecitta World Theme Park Opens in Rome

    12:10 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The $338 million theme park celebrates the triumphs of Italian cinema, with Ennio Morricone having created the soundtrack for its Sergio Leone-inspired Western set. READ MORE

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  4. DMG Pacts With China Film Association to Promote Chinese Movie Industry

    12:10 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The company behind Hollywood co-productions "Looper" and "Iron Man 3" joins the state-backed group to tackle issues facing the business in the country. READ MORE

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  5. Taiwan Establishes Film Institute

    11:50 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    The organization will supersede the Chinese Taipei Film Archive, adding on the tasks of promoting the local film industry and industry research. READ MORE

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  6. ITV First-Half Earnings Rise, CEO Says Company Is Not Mulling Sale of Any Units

    11:10 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    UPDATED: Adam Crozier says the U.K. TV giant, in which John Malone's Liberty Global recently acquired a small stake, is "fully focused" on its growth plan. READ MORE

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  7. China's Fosun Pacts With Shanghai Film Group on Investment Fund

    9:39 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Fosun head Guo Guangchang says the deal will "inject new vitality" into its film and TV operations. READ MORE

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  8. Canada's Tricon Films Lands Frank Saperstein as Kids and Family TV Head

    9:00 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    The former Entertainment One exec will lead a charge into animation and scripted programming. READ MORE

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  9. South Korean Star Filmmakers Make 2014 Toronto Film Fest Lineup

    8:09 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Auteurs Im Kwon-taek, Hong Sang-soo and Bong Joon Ho will bring their new projects to the Canadian festival in September. READ MORE

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  10. Lionsgate CEO's Pay Jumped to $63.6 Million in Fiscal 2014

    4:22 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Jon Feltheimer raked in $11.67 million in stock awards and $41.51 million in option awards last year on top of a $1.5 million base salary. READ MORE

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  11. French Telecom Giant Orange Won't Offer Netflix on Cable Boxes at Launch

    1:57 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Orange CEO Stephane Richard says the company will not provide the subscription VOD service to its cable customers via set-top boxes. READ MORE

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  12. David Duchovny's Russian Beer Commercial Goes Viral (Video)

    10:46 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The commercial, featuring the slogan "You [Russians] have something to be proud of," attracted over 1.7 million views in the first 4 days. READ MORE

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  13. Austria Production Companies Demand Internet Providers Block Piracy Sites

    9:03 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    Austrian Internet providers have been given until the end of the week to block access to popular file-sharing sites, including The Pirate Bay and Movie4K. READ MORE

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  14. Two Russian Films Banned in Ukraine

    7:10 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The country's state cinema agency will check all Russian movies applying for Ukrainian exhibition licenses, claiming they may portray Ukraine and its people in a "distorted" way. READ MORE

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  15. Toronto: Kevin Smith's 'Tusk' to Get World Premiere

    7:00 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    Michael Winterbottom's Amanda Knox trial film "The Face of an Angel" and Ethan Hawke's "Seymour: An Introduction" are also set to debut at the film festival. READ MORE

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  16. Gael Garcia Bernal to be Honored at Sarajevo Film Festival

    6:11 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    Oscar-winning director Danis Tanovic and designer and filmmaker Agnes B. will also receive Heart of Sarajevo honors at the festival's 20th edition next month. READ MORE

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  17. German Director Fatih Akin Wins Hamburg Film Festival's Douglas Sirk Award

    5:29 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    Akin will premiere his new film, "The Cut," at the Venice Film Festival. READ MORE

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  18. South Korean Fest Unveils Focus on Movies About North Korea

    3:34 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The Gwangju festival will look to promote peace by showing 91 films from 25 countries Aug. 28-Sept. 1. READ MORE

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  19. Pussy Riot Members Seek Compensation From Russia

    3:23 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova demand more than $300,000 for the way they were treated before and during their trial in a lawsuit at the European Court of Human Rights . READ MORE

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  20. Chinese Actress Tang Wei Marries South Korean Director

    2:45 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The "Lust, Caution" star and Kim Tae-yong married in a private ceremony at the Ingmar Bergman Estate in Sweden. READ MORE

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  21. One Direction Singer Receives Twitter Death Threats After '#FreePalestine' Post

    2:13 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The boy band's Zayn Malik drew a deluge of angry responses from fans in Israel. READ MORE

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