Village Roadshow COO Explains Why Arbitrary Rules in China May Impact Keanu Reeves' Directorial Debut 10 weeks ago
Matthew Velkes ascended on Thursday to the position of chief operating officer of Village Roadshow Pictures Entertainment, and, after...
By Lucas Shaw
Early efforts to make movies in Chinese dialects are proving successful in China, one of the world's fastest growing film markets
Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow, partners on films from "Training Day" to the upcoming "Gangster Squad," will co-finance and co-produce films for five more years
The funds will bolster Village Roadshow's incursion into China and enable the company's Asian unit to ramp up with 5-8 titles per year
The "Matrix" star is negotiating with China Film Group and Village Roadshow Pictures to finance his martial arts-themed project
Industry's biggest financing deal in years reveals loosening credit markets
Company restructures financing arrangement with Warner Bros.
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