New offerings from top auteurs and two awaited films by famed screenwriters mark the first announcement of films in competition at the 45th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival.
Trimark Pictures has picked up worldwide rights to the Charles Dance and Sheryl Lee starrer "The Blood Oranges" from Ark Pictures, it was confirmed Friday.
Miramax co-chairman Bob Weinstein introduced the New York premiere of the insect-laden thriller "Mimic" by explaining the distinction between a Miramax film and a release from the company's genre…
If you want to access a Hollywood actor and haven't a personal relationship with a top talent agent, try to establish one with a producer who works with the actor or a junior agent in the team: It's…
ESPN's Keith Olbermann is joining cable network MSNBC as an anchor (Daily Variety, June 23) and also will contribute to news and sports programs on sister network NBC.
Japanese film giant Fuji Photo Film USA has named Fuji USA veteran Mark Murphy its new veep/G.M. to head the rapidly expanding pro film products division, and announced the retirement of the man who…
Leonard Stern and his Tallfellow Prods. production shingle have acquired "Fortunately, I Was There," a pitch from ad man Bob Lovka.
Citing industry consolidation of the video business, Spelling Entertainment Group's video rental unit has been shuffled to Paramount Home Video, it was announced Thursday.
“Money Talks” director Brett Ratner's name was misspelled in a caption in Thursday's Pix Mix.