Russia in Review
In the coming years, Russian film companies plan to shoot a lot of movies in Crimea and establish a large production base there, in fact creating in the peninsula the Russian equivalent of America’s Hollywood. More »
The Russian audience is showing a rising interest in domestically produced movies, according to the recently reported data. More »
Russian producer and director Timur Bekmambetov, best known for shooting several films in Hollywood including the Russian-American action crime thriller Wanted, is aiming to revive the genre of so-called Christmas comedies that were very popular among Russians during the time of the Soviet Union. More »
Already at the end of October, a mere three weeks after its official release, the Russian war drama Stalingrad by Fyodor Bondarchuk has claimed the title of the most successful Russian film ever with a total earning of US$40 million. More »
Studio Movie Grill is stretching to both coasts with new locations announced in Florida, Pennsylvania and California More »
AMC Entertainment Holdings is spending $600 million to remodel its theatres with larger, fully reclining seats More »
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