Kurt C. Hall, prexy and CEO of United Artists Theatre Circuit, knew he had joined select company in being selected Motion Picture Pioneer of the Year past honorees include Bob Hope, Darryl Zanuck…
CBS has inked a talent holding deal with actress and comedienne Mary Birdsong. Birdsong appeared on Comedy Central's “Viva Variety” last season and currently does recurring characters for “Late Night…
Worries about shrinking coin for creative docu makers plagued delegates attending the Intl. Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam (IDFA), but failed to dampen the enthusiasm of professionals and…
Films from new and emerging U.S. directors will get wide exposure on homevideo next year with the launch of the First Rites label at 750 Hollywood Video stores.
Under his indie Motor City shingle, helmer Vondie Curtis-Hall ("Gridlock'd") has optioned the spec script "The Swedish Job" by scribe Will Rokos.
Chris Klein ("American Pie") is set and Heather Graham ("Bowfinger") is in final negotiations to topline 20th Century Fox's "Say It Isn't So," the comedy from producers Peter and Bobby Farrelly.
The Motion Picture Assn.'s antipiracy advocate in Asia admitted that the industry botched the battle against illegal VCDs but intends to learn from its mistakes with the newer technologies, such as…
George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh, who last teamed on the 1998 release "Out of Sight," are in talks to reunite under a production banner based on the Warner Bros. lot.
Medusa Film, the film production, distribution and exhibition division of Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest Group, will unveil its first multiplex Friday in Bologna as part of an extensive program to…
Norman Reedus (“Six Ways to Sunday”), Elodie Bouchez (“The Dreamlife of Angels”), Mark Boone Junior (“The General's Daughter”) , Camilla Overbye Roos (“Titanic”) and Patrick Bauchau (“Twin Falls…