Taking the route employed by many genre films, New Line has decided to avoid any potentially buzz-killing pre-release reviews of "Snakes on a Plane." "Snakes" will launch without press screenings…
New Line has found its "Hairspray" villain, setting Michelle Pfeiffer to play Velma von Tussel, the former Miss Baltimore Crabs beauty queen-turned-bitter Baltimore TV station owner.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped a panel of 15 judges to decide on nominations for this year's Hollywood World Awards.
It's definitely the pirates' world, as "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" easily topped "Superman Returns" at the foreign box office with $58 million at 3,336 playdates in 24 markets.
Three years after "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" grossed more than $1.1 billion for New Line Cinema, the iconoclastic mini-major is embarking on another high-stakes -- and high-brow…
A state court judge has dismissed screenwriter Jeff Grosso's lawsuit against Miramax in which he accused the mini-major of ripping off ideas for the 1998 film "Rounders" from his "Shell Game" script.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" will test its sea legs this weekend, while "Superman Returns" gets a big chance to fly overseas. "Pirates" will almost certainly break the one week B.O…
Two days after disclosing earnings from SAG's commercials contract, Gary Epp has been kicked off the guild's negotiating committee. In a meeting Wednesday at SAG headquarters in Hollywood, the panel…
Hollywood writers saw respectable 5% growth in their paychecks last year to $910 million, outpacing the 3.4% gain in the consumer price index thanks largely to gains in scripted TV series.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped John Myhre as recipient of its production designer of the year award.
The Intl. Cinematographers Guild has removed president Gary Dunham from office, reflecting ongoing acrimony within Hollywood's biggest below-the-line local.