In seemingly its umpteenth deal of the festival, the ever-busy October Films has acquired North American rights to Andre Techine's drama "Alice and Martin," starring Juliette Binoche from Le Studio…
With the exception of a couple of pleasant surprises, the 51st Cannes Film Festival got off to a slow start through its first five days.
Gerard Depardieu isn't just in Cannes to shoot the breeze with his pal Roberto Benigni in the Hotel du Cap. The French star has indicated to Anjelica Huston that he wants to play the lead male role…
As most other major studios rush to set up specialized film divisions, Harvey Weinstein is taking Miramax in a new direction.
Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia has been appointed to handle foreign sales for Woody Allen's latest pic “Celebrity,” extending a relationship that started with Allen's last movie…
Most publicists are only too happy to spin a yarn about distribs fighting to get their hands on a client's film. For veteran flak John Durie, the yarn became reality last week.
Approximately 400 guests helped raise more that $1 million to fight cancer at the first Cure by the Shore gala, held May 16 at Les Allees Park here.
France's hip clothes company Agnes B has backed dozens of shorts and short features -- not to mention shirts, pants and jackets -- and now will launch its own film production label, Paris-based Love…
Guillermo del Toro's "Montecristo" is gaining a new lease on life, as Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia has come on board to finance and produce the pic with Francis Ford Coppola's American…
Looking to cash in on his foreign potential, Lions Gate Films will pay teen heartthrob Leonardo DiCaprio $21 million to play psychotic yuppie killer Patrick Bateman in "American Psycho."
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