Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin ("The American President," "A Few Good Men") filed a suit in Los Angeles Superior Court against 20th Century Fox and actor-producer Warren Beatty for not paying him fully…
Kim Haswell has been upped to senior vice president of comedy series development at Columbia TriStar TV, reporting to Eric Tannenbaum, president of CTT.
It was a summer of surprises: Few thought that what was mostly a lackluster B.O. season would end Monday in a record $2.22 billion, albeit only 2% better than the prior record frame of 1996.
French television network TF1 has acquired one of the last sizable film catalogs still available by purchasing Les Films Ariane's 300-pic library.
Longtime international sales exec William J. Moraskie has ankled his post as president and chief operating officer of Capella Intl. after more than seven years as head of the company's international…
Buena Vista's "G.I. Jane" and New Line's "Money Talks" remained the two top choices of North American moviegoers over the Labor Day weekend, despite the presence of four new wide releases.
Salma Hayek has agreed to join Mike Myers, Ryan Phillippe, Neve Campbell, Sela Ward, Breckin Meyer and Heather Matarazzo in the ensemble cast of "54," the Miramax movie about the famed Gotham disco…
Battered by the continuing economic crisis in France, the arrival of new digital television offerings and consumer uncertainty over upcoming new technologies, France's video industry saw sell-through…
Food Lion's award from Capital Cities/ABC Inc. for a hidden-camera expose that accused the grocery chain of selling rat-gnawed cheese and rotting meat was reduced Friday from $5.5 million to…
Chris Petrikin: Lit Picks
The filmmaking arm of the United Nations, long hobbled by the peacekeeping org's overall lack of funds, is looking to step up activity through co-productions and Hollywood input, U.N. Secretary…