A federal judge declined Monday to block the release of "Amistad," Steven Spielberg's first film for DreamWorks. The decision was hailed by the studio as a significant victory in its defense of a $10…
Castle Rock Entertainment fired up its development machine with the seven-figure-plus purchase of a comedy pitch from writing trio Mark Lawrence, Katie Ford and Caryn Lucas, Castle Rock confirmed…
Japan's DVD Forum may have gotten larger --- swelling up from its original 10-member manufacturing team to more than 120 makers, marketers and designers --- but its sales forecasts are getting…
New Line Cinema, in its new incarnation under the Time Warner banner, is learning the hard way about dealing with big brother Warner Bros.
New Line Cinema and restaurant chain Long John Silver's have joined forces for a multimillion-dollar promotional effort designed to help launch the upcoming sci-fi pic "Lost in Space" starring Gary…
Looking to separate itself from the premium cable movie pack, Cinemax has upped its commitment to high-profile independent features and has several skedded to premiere on the service in the coming…
UPN's attempt to prevent Sinclair Broadcast Group stations from defecting to the WB network received what may prove to be a fatal blow on Monday.
Nadia Bronson, the French-born head of Universal Pictures' international marketing arm, has been upped to prexy of the division, the studio announced Monday.
The Hong Kong Intl. Film Market, or Filmart, has set June 24-26 for its second annual event.
Lin Shaye, a veteran of two Farrelly brothers films, is set to appear in "Something About Mary" for 20th Century Fox.