DreamWorks is in negotiations with the American Cinematheque to make the newly restored Egyptian Theatre its exclusive Hollywood engagement for "The Prince of Egypt" when the animated pic opens…
Augmenting his existing first-look deal with Miramax Films, "Good Will Hunting" producer Lawrence Bender has inked a second-look deal with Fox 2000.
"Circus Palestina," the winner of five 1998 Israeli Academy Awards, will kick off the 15th annual Israel Film Festival at the opening night gala benefit Dec. 3 at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts…
In one of the biggest spec deals of the year, Fox 2000 has paid $1.5 million against $2.1 million for "Phenomenon" scribe Gerald DiPego's "Executive Search" for Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz's…
National Public Radio has tapped former Washington Post reporter Kevin Klose as its new president and chief executive officer.
On the eve of the opening of a new Brooklyn arthouse, tensions are flaring among Gotham exhibitors of specialized film. At issue is the exclusivity to films typically claimed by exhibs.
Di Novi Pictures, the Warner Bros.-based banner of producer Denise Di Novi, has appointed Steve Barnett to the position of vice president of development.
A fragile, 500-foot piece of film from the 1930 musical "The Rogue Song," long thought lost, was found in Maine earlier this year and has been restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive.
Just how much did Disney underestimate the performance of Adam Sandler's latest feature "The Waterboy?" Enough to bypass its own network, ABC, and sell the movie to the USA Network cabler at a…
Sony Computer Entertainment wants consumers behind the family's PlayStation seat -- and it's spending $140 million to put them there.
Cactus Animation has pacted with French company Elma Animation, a subsidiary of Canal Plus, to co-produce two new animation series, "Pirate Family" and "Fantomette."