Walt Disney Pictures has caught Wayne Rice and Steve Lyons' pricey pitch "Mad Mojo," a feature that will mix computer-generated imagery with live action, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
MetaCreations Corp. has selected 24 finalists for the third Annual Teen Digital Movie-Making Competition to screen as part of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, which begins Thursday and…
Rhino Records has advanced Bob O’Neill to VP and general counsel. With the diskery for three years, O’Neill will oversee the legal department and handle direction and supervision of all legal matters…
Robert Forster will play a good Samaritan truck driver in Millennium/Sandstorm's "Outside Ozona"; Millennium chairman Avi Lerner asked him to step into the role after J.T. Walsh, who was originally…
David A. Palmer has been named vice president of marketing for the MGM consumer products division, where he'll work on the development of trade and marketing programs for the studio's expanding lines…
Through the first dozen years of its existence, the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival has been known as a cozy small-town fest, an amiable event marked by attractive programming presented at a…
United Artists has picked up Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer's thriller pitch "Undying Love," to be produced by Gary Luchessi.
Latino pay TV programmers released their annual state-of-the-industry address Tuesday with news of healthy viewing trends, though subscriber growth seems to have slowed.
Vincent J. “Vinnie” Harris, former Director of Industry Liaison at the Department of Defense’s Armed Radio and Television Service (AFRTS) Broadcast Center, died in his sleep Feb. 10 in Glendale. He…
"The Full Monty" has set a new U.K. record for first-day video sales, moving 670,000 units on its release date Monday.