Netizens hoping to tap into this spring's American Film Market are in luck -- Filmbazaar.com is launching a Web site so AFM buyers and sellers can make their transactions online.
M. Night Shyamalan, writer-director of "The Sixth Sense," is near a first-look deal with Disney.
NEW YORK — “The Score” scorecard has a last minute scratch: Ben Affleck has abruptly dropped out of the film he was skedded to costar in with Robert De Niro for director Frank Oz. Sources said that…
Renowned violinist and chamber musician Felix Galimir died Nov. 10 in New York of natural causes. He was 89. Born in Austria, Galimir received his early training at the Vienna Conservatory. He and…
Helen Parker, a longtime script supervisor, died Dec. 6 of natural causes in Brentwood. She was 92. She began her career in 1930 as a script supervisor at 20th Century Fox and eventually worked on a…
Harold Eugene Wertz Jr., who played the “little fat kid” in three of the “Our Gang” comedies during the early 1930s, died Nov. 21 in San Diego from complications of a stroke he suffered in October…
Illeana Douglas will return as host of the 2000 Independent Spirit Awards, honoring indie films in 12 categories.
A realignment of responsibilities involving two top Daily Variety editors was announced by Peter Bart, vice president and editor-in-chief. Jonathan Taylor has been named executive editor in charge of…
Atlanta Rhythm Section drummer R.J. Vealey died of a heart attack Nov. 13 shortly after a performance by the southern rock group in central Florida. He was 37 and died on his daughter’s first…
Drumming up some buzz for "The Cider House Rules," the American Cinematheque is rolling out a 14-film retrospective on "Cider" star Michael Caine.