"The Full Monty" won best film at the 50th annual British Academy Awards (BAFTA) in London Sunday night, while Oscar favorite "Titanic" sailed away with nothing.
Warner Bros.' "City of Angels" alighted atop the box office chart for a second consecutive weekend, watching over a studio-estimated $13 million take. The Nicolas Cage-Meg Ryan romance slipped only…
Veteran filmmaker Ron Howard has been chosen to receive the Society of Operating Cameramen's (SOC) 1998 Board of Governors' Award. The presentation will be made at the 10th annual SOC Lifetime…
An ensemble cast of hot young British actors, including Catherine McCormack and last year's Cannes award-winner Kathy Burke, has signed to star in the low-budget romantic comedy "This Year's Love."
New Line made an outright buy of the Chris Gilson novel "Crazy for Cornelia" for a mid- to high-six figure sum, sources said. The screen sale went down a day after Warner Books preempted the…
John Davis' Davis Entertainment has optioned the rights to "Fortunate Son," an unpublished manuscript by Dallas-based attorney David R. Marlett.
The son of the undercover cop who created "The Mod Squad" TV series show has sued the Spelling Entertainment Group and MGM, accusing the two companies of cheating him out of his legal and financial…
Musetta Vander, last seen as Queen Sindel in New Line Cinema's "Mortal Kombat: Annihilation," has joined the cast of in "The Wild, Wild West" at Warner Bros.
Sydney Poitier, the young acting progeny of Sidney Poitier, is in final negotiations to join the cast of Clint Eastwood's "True Crime" for Warner Bros.
In another seismic corporate shift at Universal Pictures, marketing chiefs Buffy Shutt and Kathy Jones are stepping down from the studio, which may now try to turn its advertising over to a New…
Odeon Cinemas is investing $34 million to refurbish 17 of its 76 sites in the U.K., with $5.9 million allocated to the Odeon Leicester Square, the chain's flagship hardtop in London's entertainment…