Starting in 2004, the Oscars will absolutely, definitely be held a month earlier than usual. Well, maybe. The board of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences voted June 25 to move up the date…
Timothy M. Gray: Reel Life
Kent Kubena has signed on as veepee and head of development for Art Echo, helmer Dennis Dugan's year-old production company that's based on the Sony lot.
Modern Entertainment has closed a series of deals for all forms of home entertainment (including DVD) from Playboy Home Entertainment.
Center Theater Group/Ahmanson Theater has added two productions to its 2002-03 season: Lily Tomlin in "The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe" and the revival of tuner "42nd Street."
Cannes is east of Eden, but the festival here is central to a scheme involving a historic theater.
Filmmaker siblings Anthony and Joe Russo will discuss the impact DVD is having on movies, before, during and after production, at the DVD artists panel in the conference room of the Palais de…
Modern Entertainment has closed a series of deals here for all forms of home entertainment (including DVD) from Playboy Home Entertainment.
First Look Pictures has acquired North American rights to "No News From God," starring Penelope Cruz and Victoria Abril, one of a slew of films that the company is dealing with here at Cannes.
It's got projects with Paul Newman and John Leguizamo, but, most crucially, its "House" is on fire -- and that's great news for HBO Films.
Nobody can ring the piracy alarm louder than Jack Valenti. And nobody can do it so eloquently. Imagine, he says, Hollywood making its movies available legally over the Internet. "I see this as a…