Sydney Pollack was misidentified in a photograph in Friday’s paper.
"Hollow Man," "What Lies Beneath" and "Me, Myself & Irene" provided some weekend cheer for overseas exhibitors squeezed by Olympic-blighted trading, based on initial estimates of Wednesday-Saturday…
Spanish digital satcaster Via Digital has inked exclusive pay and PPV deals with nine distributors in Spain.
Producer Scott Rudin's Paramount-based company may mobilize as many as six films for production prior to spring -- a cutoff mandated by the threats of SAG and WGA strikes.
Vet industry exec Jose Maria Otero will remain general manager of Spain's ICAA Spanish Film Institute at least long enough to usher in new Spanish film legislation later this year. Spain's new…
Keen to capitalize on the new technologies that are reshaping the film industry, the Tribeca Film Center said Friday it has made minority investments in two new-media firms.
Columbia Pictures has paid well above $1 million for "Tick-Tock" -- a suspenser from the writing team of Anthony Bagarozzi and Charles Mondry that focuses on an amnesiac who awakens in the custody of…
Proving that making short films can open large doors, filmmakers Gareth Smith and Michael Horowitz ("This Guy Is Falling") have closed a feature deal with USA Films as well as a television series…
Revolution Studios has closed a deal with scribe Jon Bokenkamp ("Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows") to pen "Perfect Strangers," with Julia Roberts attached to star.
Castle Rock Entertainment co-founder and president Martin Shafer will receive the lifetime achievement award at ShowEast 2000, which runs Oct. 11-14 in Orlando, Fla. Shafer co-founded Castle Rock in…