As distribs continued to complain of hot weather in Europe and the World Cup denting the overseas box office, some pics staged fine foreign preems over the weekend, including Fox's "Dr. Dolittle,"…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America failed in its effort to win a bigger piece of the copyright royalty pie paid by the cable industry.
United Artists has paid a low six-figure against mid six-figure sum for the Holly Sklar romantic comedy pitch "Kamikaze Dating" for David Ladd and Anne D'Amato to produce.
Adrian Lyne's remake of "Lolita" will make its New York premiere July 28 as a benefit for the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
Universal has purchased a comedy spec titled "Always a Bridesmaid" from the writing team of Dawn Calame and Chris Conroy, for Andrew Bergman's U-based Lobell-Bergman Prods.
It will be once more into the Jurassic breach for Universal Pictures with its announcement Monday that "Jurassic Park 3" would be headed to screens in the summer of 2000.
Rising young stars Freddy Prinze Jr. and Rachel Leigh Cook will topline the teen romantic comedy "She's All That" which Miramax is readying for a mid-August shoot.
Columbia Pictures has lassoed Gus Van Sant to direct "Brokeback Mountain," a love story about two gay cowboys.
Both kids and their parents answered the call of the wild over the weekend -- to the tune of $29 million -- as the Eddie Murphy starrer led the domestic box office to its second consecutive $100…
Gary Busey, Miranda Richardson and Ice T are starring in the kidpic "Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang," which started shooting in Toronto earlier this month.
NBC and Paramount Pictures are close to finalizing a deal to co-finance feature films produced by "Saturday Night Live" exec producer Lorne Michaels.