As the 56th Venice Intl. Film Festival crosses the halfway mark, the competition lineup so far appears designed to show that unanimous critical acclaim is a concept that no longer exists, and fest…
Based on Monday estimates, the summer of 1999 was the hottest ever. Box office for the 17-week span was a whisker less than $3.1 billion, approximately 19% higher than the record set one year ago.
Promark Entertainment Group, expanding its ranks to increase production of original films, has appointed two key execs.
ONdigital has suffered its second bout of turbulence with the departure of two key execs.
The Astaire bill sailed through the California Assembly on Friday by a vote of 62-3.
Jerry Bruckheimer and Michael Bay will begin filming an epic big-budget drama set around the Pearl Harbor bombing here early next year.
Lions Gate Films has purchased Abel Ferrara's "New Rose Hotel" and has skedded a limited U.S. theatrical release under its Avalanche banner beginning Oct. 1.
Kinowelt Medien has established a new subsidiary to head the company's expansion eastward.
Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. execs huddled in meetings all through the long holiday weekend hammering out details of a deal that calls for Viacom to buy CBS, most likely for stock, creating an…
In town to promote their latest releases, actress Nicole Kidman and director Jane Campion found time in their hectic schedules to further their plans to re-team on the film adaptation of Susanna…
British comedy writer Ben Elton has secured a female lead for his feature helming debut “Maybe Baby.” Joely Richardson joins Hugh Laurie (“Peter’s Friends”) in the romantic comedy also scripted by…