Eric Gitter and his Chickie the Cop Prods. have preemptively optioned the black-comedy spec script "Wildlife, Inc." from writer Erik Moe.
Eric Roberts (“Cecil B. Demented”), Lisa Marie (“Sleepy Hollow”) and John Gries (“Twin Falls, Idaho”) join Norman Reedus, Mark Boone Jr. and Elodie Bouchez in Kevin Williams' “The BeatNicks.” Pic…
DreamWorks-based Patchwork Prods. has acquired all rights to the feature pitch "Naked Shakespeare" from scribes Garrett Schiff and Jim Burnstein.
BVI's foreign debutante "Toy Story 2" along with UIP's "The World Is Not Enough" and "End of Days" dominated the overseas box office as the competition mostly ducked for cover, while "The Blair Witch…
"Three Kings" and "Boys Don't Cry" were the big winners at the annual meeting of the Boston Society of Film Critics, held Dec. 12 at the Lenox Hotel in Boston.
A weekend snowball fight pitted Disney against Warner Bros. Mouse House claimed a third straight weekly crown, estimating take for "Toy Story 2" at $18.7 million. Warners insisted its "The Green…
In a year that saw no clear-cut favorites going into the voting, Michael Mann's tobacco biz expose "The Insider" emerged as the big winner with the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn., copping four…
Bowing online at next month's Sundance Film Festival, ShowBizData's "The Worldwide Pitch Festival" aims to give upstart filmmakers a chance to land their first feature deals using the 'Net.
Pioneer Entertainment has inked a homevideo distrib deal with Regent Entertainment. The pact's frosh effort is the video release of Regent's William Shatner starrer "Free Enterprise," currently in…
The premiere of Alan Rudolph's "Trixie" has been added to the Sundance Film Festival lineup.