Every day sightseers in Manhattan visit such architectural attractions as the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty and the Chrysler Building. For those searching Los Angeles for landmarks…
Markets & Festivals
Driving past the Boeing plant, the oil wells and the ship yards of Long Beach, it's hard to imagine its infinitely more glamorous past.
From Hollywood's earliest days, a getaway house has been a necessity. Part retreat, part status symbol, a second home within driving distance of town gave the film industry's stars and technicians…
nn Theatres is close to announcing a deal with Beverly Hills-based developer Regent Properties to build its proposed Westwood Village multiplex and retail center.
Strand Releasing is poised to pick up U.S. rights to John Duigan's "Lawn Dogs," fresh from the pic's award-winning outing at the Montreal Film Festival.
The 45th San Sebastian Film Festival has announced its full Official Section lineup, as well as the Sept. 25 world premiere of one of the most eagerly awaited Spanish films of the year, Alex de la…
The Hollywood studios and independent film companies need to borrow a few pages from each other's scripts, Phoenix Pictures chairman Mike Medavoy told entertainment execs Monday.
On the heels of its $6 million acquisition of Robert Duvall's "The Apostle" at the Toronto Int.l Film Festival, October Films has picked up two other pics outside the fest --- the American indie "The…
In a rare case of a jury verdict wholeheartedly endorsed by the critical cognoscenti, Japanese actor-director Takeshi Kitano's lyrical drama about a remorseful ex-cop, "Hana-bi," was awarded the…
There were some risky projects being pushed on the Lido during the Venice Intl. Film Festival, but a Russian project topped them all: It intends to blast two actors into space for a 10-day location…