Thomas Jane, now onscreen as the coked-out stripper in "Boogie Nights," has been cast in Phoenix Pictures' "The Thin Red Line."
New salvos have been fired in the Writers Guild civil war, and this time it's West vs. West. A dissident faction of the Writers Guild of America West plans to file a formal complaint today with the…
Pacific Theatres could be the first circuit to crack Mann Theatres' longtime lock on Westwood Village. Developer Ira Smedra is expected to announce Tuesday a deal with Pacific to operate a 3,400-seat…
The London Film Festival will not become a competitive event next year or in the foreseeable future, the British Film Institute has announced.
In a speech about TV's social responsibility, Vice President Al Gore on Thursday lauded ABC's sitcom "Ellen" for helping "open minds and hearts."
Another project has caught Ron Howard's eye: The filmmaker has placed the period epic "The Pretenders" on the short list of projects he will direct next, according to sources close to the project.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has expanded its international distribution network by buying Switzerland's largest indie distrib, Monopole Pathe Films.
Nicholas Bingham, president-international of Sony Television Entertainment and a well-known figure on the global TV scene, is resigning, effective the beginning of November. He will be replaced, but…
Pay TV network M-Net today willlaunch the first channel in Africa featuring nonstop music catering to the 16-to-24-year-old black market.
The "Star Wars" licensing cavalcade continues. A day after Lucasfilm announced multiyear, megamillion-dollar deals with Hasbro and Galoob Toys, the company has granted the Ballantine Publishing Group…