The ever-aggressive Dimension Films has announced it will spend a record $30 million to release "The Faculty" this Christmas on more than 3,000 screens.
In one of the more lucrative material buys made by Dimension Films, the Miramax division has paid a high six-figure against low seven-figure sum for scribe Ehren Kruger's action spec script "Reindeer…
News Corp. is believed to be negotiating to sell its satellite TV assets to its onetime partner, EchoStar Communications Corp., in a deal that would finally remove News Corp. from the troubled U.S…
Golden Books Family Entertainment negotiated a "standstill agreement" with its bondholders after an all-day meeting Thursday, while Wall Street all but gave up on the country's leading children's…
A Cook County jury deliberated for seven hours before handing basketball great Michael Jordan a victory Thursday in a breach of contract suit that accused him of reneging a movie deal.
Steven Spielberg and Columbia Pictures have pushed back the start date for "Memoirs of a Geisha" from January to sometime in April.
At least a handful of beginning screenwriters are making money in Hollywood. Five new scribes have been selected to receive the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' 1998 Don and Gee Nicholl…
Thirty-two-year-old actress and former "Felicity" scribe Riley Weston admitted and apologized Thursday for creating and adopting a false identity as an 18-year-old wunderkind. "I take full…
In a decision that significantly benefits the creative community, the California Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that filmmakers can base fictional characters on real people, under protection of the…
Edward Norton, who is now onscreen with Matt Damon in Miramax’s “Rounders,” has signed with Endeavor. Norton, who had been represented by ICM, follows his longtime manager, Brian Swardstrom, who…