Mounting a decisive attack on the box-office beachhead, Paramount and DreamWorks' "Saving Private Ryan" notched a stunning $30.1 million opening and led the theatrical marketplace to yet another…
Forest Whitaker has agreed to star in writer/director Jim Jarmusch's next film, "Ghost Dog." Jarmusch is producing along with Richard Guay.
Veteran independent film distributor and marketer Mark Lipsky has joined Bravo Networks in the new position of director of consumer marketing.
Scott Glenn has inked to lead the posse of action-thiller pic "The Last Marshal," an indie prodution from Newman/Tooley Films that will start lensing in Florida later this month.
Forget Private Ryan. It should have been called "Saving Private Ryan's Opening Weekend." More than 100 prints of the Steven Spielberg-helmed war drama failed to arrive in theaters in time for early…
Christina Ricci will star opposite Johnny Depp in director Tim Burton's romantic horror pic "Sleepy Hollow," for Scott Rudin Prods. and Paramount.
After a tardy start, the summer B.O. season abroad is really cooking, stoked last week with bows by "Godzilla" and "Armageddon," plus "Lethal Weapon 4's" potent offshore debuts and the resilient…
In the clearest indication yet of the future management structure of Sony Pictures Entertainment, SPE prexy and CEO John Calley is schooling Columbia Pictures president Amy Pascal to take over the…
Warner Bros. has purchased an action thriller spec script titled "Smuggler's Moon" for Witt-Thomas Films from former top gun fighter pilot Bill Jones.
After staff layoffs, a messy legal dispute and getting mired in red ink, at last some good news for Golden Harvest.
Director Peter Bogdanovich, who is making a comeback in Hollywood with a telepic for ABC, is in talks to helm the feature "Face Facts" for Winchester Entertainment with Stanley Tucci set to star.