Somewhat incongruously, the ghosts of Miles Davis and "The Wizard of Oz" haunt director Gus Van Sant's new film, "Finding Forrester." Yet those ghosts are hardly there by chance.
The wind is whipping gusts of snow down New York's 57th Street as helmer Lasse Hallstrom enters the Four Seasons Lobby, seemingly blown in from the outer reaches of the Arctic Circle. As it happens…
Roy Christopher has been tapped production designer for this year's Oscar kudocast. Event marks Christopher's 13th year with the telecast.
10 YEARS OF OSCAR-WINNING COSTUME DESIGN 1999 Topsy-Turvy (Lindy Hemming) Anna and the King (Jenny Beavan) Sleepy Hollow (Colleen Atwood) The Talented Mr. Ripley (Ann Roth, Gary Jones) Titus (Milena…
IFC Films has hired three staff members: Robert Schwartz, marketing and distribution VP; Greg Forston, sales VP; and Sarah Lash, director of acquisitions.
While "Unbreakable" chalked up its second lap atop the major European charts, "Dinosaur" surpassed $200 million internationally and Sony's "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" pounced upon Blighty.
HBO has purchased cable rights to the documentary "The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg" to broadcast on "Cinemax Reel Life."
The look of the movies at the turn of the century has been influenced by two intensifying trends: the use of computers to paint in scenery, and the crossing of national borders to globalize what had…
The ripple effect of any work stoppages in the U.S. will be felt as far away as Vancouver and Toronto -- two places where film and TV service work for Hollywood productions has boomed over the last…
"Caveman's Valentine," starring Samuel L. Jackson and directed by Kasi Lemmons, will open the third annual Hollywood Black Film Festival on Jan. 31 in Culver City.
Gary Levinsohn's Mutual Film Co. has signed a three-year, nine-title output deal with Italy's Eagle Pictures. Accord will begin with the release of mega-budget actioner "Tomb Raider," which Mutual is…
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