Brad Silberling has been set to direct DreamWorks Pictures' comedy "Straight Man," based on the book by Richard Russo.
Producer Galt Niederhoffer has nabbed the rights to the life stories of teen pop sensation Hanson, and will produce a feature that will star the three members of the band, and be directed and…
The conventional Hollywood ways of producing and releasing films were cheekily challenged --- and stoutly defended --- at the Australian Movie Convention Wednesday.
After a yearlong hiatus, Liv Tyler ("Stealing Beauty") is moving back in front of the cameras with a vengeance. The 20-year-old has won the female lead in Touchstone's "Armageddon," which she'll do…
CBS Eye on People, the entertainment/information network from CBS Cable that has had difficulty landing significant distribution since its spring launch, notched an affiliation agreement Wednesday…
Sony runs the Lincoln Square theater in Manhattan. The Lincoln Plaza Cinema is independently owned and operated. Information was wrong in a story Wednesday.
"Un Air Si Pur," the latest pic from "Colonel Chabert" helmer Yves Angelo, will have its world preem as the opening-night pic at this year's Montreal World Film Festival, it was announced by fest…
Richard Gladstein has joined the producing team of Ira Deutchman and Dolly Hall on "54," a Miramax film about Studio 54 co-founder Steve Rubell, according to sources close to Miramax.
Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase One Prods. has optioned Peter Mayle's bestselling comic novel "Chasing Cezanne."
As anticipated, Scott Greenstein has joined specialized film company October Films as co-president alongside partners Bingham Ray and John Schmidt, October said Wednesday (Daily Variety, July 8).