As the distrib of both "Erin Brockovich" and "Stuart Little," Columbia TriStar Intl. was the frame's real winner. The Roberts starrer minted $13.3 million from nearly 3,000 screens in 16 markets and…
Just eight months after the launch of Ashok Amritraj and David Hoberman's MGM-based Hyde Park Entertainment, the shingle has added a Wesley Snipes action-drama, a Roger Corman remake, two MGM…
Vans, the California-based sports and leisure footwear company, is getting into the movie business, financing the feature-length skateboarding documentary "Dogtown."
Tim Robbins has joined the cast of Good Machine's "Human Nature," the film written by "Being John Malkovich" scribe Charlie Kaufman and to be helmed by Michel Gondry. Pic will be produced by Good…
The MTV Movie Awards are back again for their ninth outing and -- considering some of the categories -- they promise to be as irreverent as ever.
Independent auditors are expressing serious concerns about the financial future of Silver Cinemas Intl., a Dallas-based exhib that also controls the Landmark Theatre arthouse chain.
The second annual New York Lower East Side Film Festival starts Wednesday and will run through April 23 at various small downtown venues. Unspooling opening night will be the world preem of Glen…
Norman Reedus, soon due out in "Gossip," has separately inked for roles in Scott Calvert's "Deuces Wild" and Alan Watt's "Eddie Killed the President." In "Deuces," Reedus is starring opposite Stephen…
Jersey Films partners Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher, who've had considerable success with book adaptations with titles ranging from "Get Shorty" to the current hit "Erin Brockovich,"…
Miramax has acquired "Neverland," a project that takes the "Shakespeare in Love" tack with "Peter Pan" author J.M. Barrie. Pic is the true story of how Barrie wrote the famous work after bonding with…