Andrew Z. Davis has been named president of production administration for Columbia Pictures. He will report to Col prexy Doug Belgrad, who made the announcement Wednesday. An industry vet himself…
After two decades of false starts and near misses, the director can now look forward to shooting his long-gestating adaptation of Japanese novelist Shusaku Endo's novel next summer.
Syndie producer and distributor Entertainment Studios has picked up the rights to the life story of Sammy Davis Jr.
Charles Ferguson's film is the definitive screen investigation of the global economic crisis.
Crowdpleasing and oh-so-predictable, "The Express" is a muscular movie with social conscience that portrays Ernie Davis -- the first African-American collegian to win college football's coveted…
Stripped of magnetism, the boozing, broad-chasing re-creations of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. (Gary Corsello, Steve Apple, Lonnie Parlor) are shallow, and lines that slipped under…
Sumner Redstone and late Paramount topper Martin Davis had a telling exchange as Redstone sought to buy Par from a reluctant Davis. "When this deal gets done," Davis said, "they'll build a big statue…
A substantial sea change takes place between the two settings of "The Winter's Tale" -- the fraught court of Sicilia and the roisterous sheap-shearing of Bohemia.
Michael Fleming: Dish
The ongoing battle for Paramount Communications has again shifted from the boardroom to the courtroom. Barry Diller's QVC Thursday filed for a preliminary injunction to block Viacom's tender offer…
Several recent strategic moves by Paramount suggest the entertainment giant wants to replicate the success of Fox and go after the Big Three, creating a fifth network.