Marking a generally juicy frame, the "Star Wars" prequel became the first film in history to reach $A20 million ($13 million) after just 14 days in Australia ("Independence Day" took 24 days). In…
Barwood, Barbra Streisand's New York-based production company, has optioned the rights to "Romeo & Julie," novelist Jeanne Ray's story about ill-fated retirement-age lovers.
Visual effects supervisor Robert Legato and director of development Cari Thomas have ankled their posts at f/x studio Digital Domain to join Sony Pictures Imageworks.
While Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and Miramax's "An Ideal Husband" drew audiences to digital projection over the weekend, a traveling theater in Mexico has been taking…
James Caan will be given the Hollywood Film Festival's achievement in acting award on Aug. 9.
The last time Paramount's special projects veep Allison Jackson worked on a Scott Rudin film premiere, a disagreement over seating generated one of Hollywood's more notorious letters.
Ben Stiller's Red Hour Films has signed up for a three-year stretch at New Line Cinema, the studio announced Friday.
In a most unusual screen deal for a hot novel, Village Roadshow Pictures chairman/CEO Bruce Berman, who picked up Kurt Andersen's Random House novel "Turn of the Century" as a beach read, wound up…
Marking the project's second home in three months, Disney has picked up George Gallo's action-comedy spec "Double Take" (a remake of the 1957 film "Across the Bridge") for David Permut to produce.
Film editor and composer John Ottman ("The Usual Suspects") is in final talks to helm and score "Urban Legend 2" for Phoenix Pictures.
British comedian Martin Lewis will revive his one-man show "Great Exploitations" at the Steven Spielberg Theater.