Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and Gwyneth Paltrow are in talks to play the three lead roles in "The Hours," a David Hare-scripted adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Michael Cunningham novel.
Sapient, a Cambridge, Mass.-based Internet consulting outfit, will try to boost its image in Hollywood as the presenting sponsor for the British Academy of Film & Television Arts Los Angeles' 10th…
Artisan Entertainment aims to close on a $150 million securities deal involving its homevid library by mid-October, then launch its long-discussed initial public offering just after the…
ICM's Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas will ankle the tenpercentery to head up production at Revolution Studios' Gotham offices. Goldsmith-Thomas will also produce films for Revolution in partnership with…
After a five-year run that included "Saving Private Ryan" and "The Patriot," Mutual Film Co. partners Mark Gordon and Gary Levinsohn have come to a parting of the ways which they are characterizing…
After nearly seven years at the Walt Disney Studios, senior veep of production Gregg Hoffman will ankle the studio and join Miracle Entertainment as co-president of production at Miracle Pictures.
A huge international cast of filmmakers will be standing by today as acquisitions execs come prospecting for product on opening day of the 25th annual Toronto Film Festival. But storm clouds have…
The highest award for Indian cinema, the Dada Saheb Phalke prize, will be given to Hrishikesh Mukherjee, a 78-year-old Hindi filmmaker.
The Second Annual Chinese Film Festival will kick off Sept. 25 with an unspooling of Zhang Jianya's "Crash Landing," and an opening night gala reception honoring the People's Republic of China at…
Now indisputably the premier annual event for Central and East Asian cinema, Pusan International Film Festival, though a day shorter this year, has rounded up some 110 new and recent features from…
LONDON -- Samuel L. Jackson and Robert Carlyle will be joined by Brit thesps Emily Mortimer and Rhys Ifans in "51st State," a $28 million action comedy set in Liverpool, to be directed by Ronny Yu.