In Europe, where cultural mandates have ruled for decades, there is a fresh abundance of talk about making commercial films. But it's not all talk. Now more than ever, creative indie producers are…
Actor-writer-director Peter Berg, who made his feature directorial debut on the blood-soaked black comedy "Very Bad Things," has signed to helm "Say It Isn't So" for 20th Century Fox and Conundrum…
Getting a jump on the summer pic blitz, Warner Bros. is offering never-before-seen clips of its latest Tom Cruise-Nicole Kidman sizzler "Eyes Wide Shut" to media outlets today, two months before…
Pathe Pictures has come aboard Revolution Films' upcoming project "Kingdom Come," a period romance to be directed by Michael Winterbottom, whose "Wonderland" is in competition at Cannes. Madonna is…
Warner Bros.-based Outlaw Prods. has two new projects with Intermedia, "Mindhunters" and "National Security," to follow up the Bruce Willis starrer "Ace," which Intermedia is selling at Cannes.
Staples Center execs and Eagles management got a peaceful, easy feeling when tickets for the band's New Year's Eve show were quickly snapped up by fans.
Fernando Trueba, Spain's most popular international director alongside Pedro Almodovar, is planning four film projects, three of which could roll this year.
The curse of "interesting times" hangs over Oz film. Just ask such industry stalwarts as producer Jonathan Shteinman ("Thank God He Met Lizzie"), Screen Producers Assn. exec Geoffrey Brown and Screen…
Melissa Lefante has resigned her post as veepee of media and corporate relations for Fox's Twentieth TV syndie arm.
Zeitgeist has acquired the North American rights to David Riker's Spanish lingo American indie "La Ciudad" ("The City") for limited release in October.