Miramax Books, with Bob and Harvey Weinstein, co-hosted a fete for Variety editor-in-chief Peter Bart's tome, "Boffo! How I Learned to Love the Blockbuster and Fear the Bomb," Monday at Gotham's…
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Buena Vista Home Entertainment hailed "Commander in Chief's" DVD release with an inaugural bash Monday at the Pacific Design Center.
Time Warner's "Conversations on the Circle," hosted by Dick Parsons, welcomed guest Steven Spielberg, with audience member Edie Falco.
"Superman Returns" had a strong takeoff domestically and overseas, though it didn't fly into the stratosphere. Warner. Bros.' restart of the superhero franchise took in $21 million domestically at…
Universal Pictures Video France has pacted with TF1 Vision, a subsid of Gallic broadcaster TF1, to launch Gaul's first movie download-to-own service, companies announced Thursday.
Steve Collins' narrative feature "Gretchen" and Amy Berg's docu "Deliver Us From Evil" won the jury prizes at the Los Angeles Film Festival.
Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman are committed to star in "The Bucket List." Rob Reiner will direct, and a studio deal will be finalized within the next week. Scripted by Justin Zackham, "The Bucket…
Robert Nelson Jacobs has been tapped to pen a version of Universal Pictures' untitled Hunter Scott project. Previously known as "U.S.S. Indianapolis" and "The Good Sailor," project has been in…
A powerfully atmospheric sense of place engulfs "Islander," helmer Ian McCrudden's intimate drama about the sacrifices made and life lessons learned by the residents of an offshore fishing community…
Paramount Pictures has made nice with scribes Dyanne Stempel and Jennifer Robinson, acquiring their pitch "Frenemies." Caitlin Scanlon will produce through her newly formed shingle Pounce Pictures.
Marcia Gay Harden and her daughter Eulala Grace Scheel will play mother and child in the indie pic "Home," which Mary Haverstick is directing from her own script.