The fellowship of "The Ring" just got smaller. Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Barrie M. Osborne are the official Oscar nominees as producers of New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the…
Markets & Festivals
In what marks his first major film role in 15 years, Bob Dylan is in talks to star in a drama for Intermedia Films. Intermedia has been developing the pic for about a year with Larry Charles…
EchoStar and DirecTV on Tuesday dangled an oversized carrot before opponents of their proposed marriage, ambitiously promising to deliver local broadcast channels in all of the country's 210…
Grammy week kicked off with Monday's black-tie MusiCares dinner at which Billy Joel received the Person of the Year award.
Apple Computer chief executive Steve Jobs will be feted with a technical Grammy Award Wednesday night for the Cupertino-based company's myriad contributions to the advancement of digital music…
Slamdunk Film Festivals has launched production/distribution shingle Slamdunk Films. With a private equity fund, Slamdunk will acquire finished films, option screenplays and assist filmmakers with…
Carl Reiner has been tapped to return as host of the 54th annual Directors Guild of America Awards on March 9 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Marisa Tomei, nominated for a supporting actress Oscar for her performance in Miramax's "In the Bedroom," Tuesday was named ShoWest's supporting actress of the year for 2002.
Author-screenwriter Ryne Douglas Pearson has sold a pitch for an action-adventure set in outer space to James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment for mid-six figures.
Spaniards care little for their past, partly because it has been such a calamity. That attitude has carried over to films: Over the last decade, local historical pics were rare and usually box office…
If Dieter Kosslick's first stanza as director of the Berlin Film Festival could be summed up in one word, it would be "inclusiveness."