Director Roland Joffe and French producer Alain Goldman are teaming up again, Goldman said Tuesday, to make the $15 million pic "Animal."
Miramax Films has closed a deal for the film and television rights to Gay and Laney Salisbury's nonfiction novel "Ice Bound" for producer Richard Gladstein to produce via his FilmColony shingle…
French giant Vivendi and its subsidiary Canal Plus put down a $30 billion bid for Seagram on Tuesday and an announcement of the deal could come as early as next week.
Shane Salerno, Richard Price and John Singleton collaborated on the screenplay for “Shaft.” Information was incomplete in Monday’s paper.
In a very patchy weekend at the foreign box office, when complete figures from vacationing Western Europe and Australia were hard to come by, Fox's "Big Momma's House" got its foreign campaign off to…
"Shower" continued its festival reign, picking up two top prizes at the 26th annual Seattle International Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday with an awards breakfast at the Space Needle. Now backed…
New-media company Threshold Entertainment has started production on its first digitally animated feature film "Foodfight!" after raising $50 million in equity financing.
Joan L. Stein of Columbia U. won the Gold Medal for best narrative film at Sunday's 27th Annual Student Academy Awards. Stein's work, "One Day Crossing," also was given the Directors Guild of…
"Charlie's Angels" and "Spiderman," from Sony, plus "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" and "Jurassic Park 3" from Universal are among the few big studio titles with big buzz in Gotham as the Licensing…
"La Ley de Herodes" ("Herod's Law") dominates this year's Mexican Film Academy awards, the Ariels, with 14 nominations. "La Ley," which took in a healthy $3.8 million after its February domestic bow…
While "Mission: Impossible 2" had socko international preems in Australia, Malaysia and Singapore and Asian auds flocked to "Shanghai Noon" last week, exhibs in much of Europe lamented that biz was…