Strand Releasing is poised to pick up U.S. rights to John Duigan's "Lawn Dogs," fresh from the pic's award-winning outing at the Montreal Film Festival.
Actress Stacy Edwards has joined the cast of the CBS drama "Chicago Hope." Edwards recently starred as Christine, a deaf woman, in the indie feature pic "In the Company of Men," and she also has a…
Brit thesp Jeremy Northam is set to star opposite Sharon Stone in Sidney Lumet's remake of "Gloria" for Mandalay Entertainment.
MGM Distribution Co. has named Gina Stroud senior vice president of international distribution and marketing, where she'll help to expand studio's overseas sales.
The Film Consortium can begin tapping into British lottery funds. The franchisee, comprising several indie U.K. producers, is led by Scala Prods.' Nik Powell and Stephen Woolley and backed with money…
Is the post-production house Todd-AO the first one to go global?
Last week, the recording industry demonstrated at a Senate hearing how easy it is easy to download a near perfect copy of the "Evita" soundtrack from the Internet; now a House subcommittee will hear…
After five years as co-chairmen of Sony/Loews Theatres, Jim Loeks and Barrie Lawson Loeks are stepping down. Loews president Travis Reid will lead the 907-screen circuit, the nation's ninth-largest.
Computer game maker Sega Enterprises Ltd. on Monday denied reports in a leading Japanese daily that it was going to jointly develop a 128-bit homevideo game unit with Microsoft.
Technical glitches that have afflicted satcaster DirecTV's digitally delivered system during the past 10 days prevented a block of subscribers from taping movies purchased from pay-per-view, spurring…