Sony Corp. scored a minor victory in its pursuit of a James Bond franchise when the trial judge agreed to postpone the Dec. 15 trial date.
Acquisitions activity moved into high gear in the final days of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival as Fine Line Features walked away with Bernardo Bertolucci's intimate love story "Besieged" while Lions…
Barnaby Thompson and Uri Fruchtman's Fragile Films has teamed up with John Williams' Vanguard Films to option Tony Kenrick's novel "Made for Each Other," and have made a deal to develop an updated…
Amelia Heinle, who co-starred in the Toronto preem "At Satchem Farm" opposite Minnie Driver and Rufus Sewell, is close to a deal to join the cast of Artisan Entertainment's crime thriller "The Limey."
The consolidation of the exhibition world marches on. Kansas City-based Dickinson Theaters could emerge as the next family-owned regional circuit to be swallowed up by a national chain.
In the midst of increasing its output, Village Roadshow Pictures has bolstered its L.A.-based cadre of execs by bringing production maven Michael Lake over from Australia.
Sam L. Grogg has been named dean of the American Film Institute's prestigious Center for Advanced Film and Television Studies, better known as the AFI Conservatory.
As grosses plateau on Miramax's arthouse fare and Harvey Weinstein ventures into the terra incognita of Tina Brown magazines and potential TV shows, the dependable mainstay for the company has become…
Thalia Assuras has been tapped to fill the long-vacant 7-8 a.m. co-anchor position on "This Morning," amid continuing speculation that bigger changes are in the works at the Eye web's third-place…
In a restructuring of its New York office, the William Morris Agency has promoted Michelle Stern and Frank Frattaroli to co-heads of the agency's East Coast motion picture talent department.
A shorter, tighter and "more coherent" 42nd London Film Festival, per topper Adrian Wootton, opens Nov. 5 with the international preem of Miramax's "Little Voice" and closes Nov. 19 with "Bulworth,"…
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