Musicvid and commercials helmer Andrew Douglas will make his feature directing debut on MGM and Dimension Films' remake of "The Amityville Horror."
Myriad Pictures has acquired international rights to John Sayles' "Silver City" from Sayles' production company, Anarchists' Convention. Newmarket Pictures handles domestic distribution.
Holdovers and a handful of rookies including "Starsky & Hutch," "Gothika" and the unheralded "Godsend" held sway in major territories last weekend. Few distribs were brave or silly enough to launch…
Syd Dutton of Illusion Arts was the key visual effects creator for “Van Helsing.” Information was incorrect in Monday's paper. * * * Eileen Atkins and Justin Kirk have been added to the cast of “Ask…
Just for Variety: Jane Fonda is delighted to be back in front of the (movie) cameras -- for the first time in 15 years.
Mike Ellis, Hollywood's chief antipiracy crusader in Asia, has been upped from VP to senior VP and regional director at the Motion Picture Assn.
Disney dissidents Stanley Gold and Roy Disney said they're prepared to nominate an alternate slate of Disney board directors next year if the current board does not "face up to the issues."
ABC News on Monday upped Craig Bengtson to exec producer of "World News Tonight Saturday & Sunday."
April has always been the second cruelest month of the year in the theater. September takes top honors in the B.O. raspberry sweepstakes. Late summer suffers from back-to-school syndrome, while…
ABC Sports has tapped Michele Tafoya to replace "Monday Night Football" sideline reporter Lisa Guerrero after only one season.