The first crop of domestic productions released this fall has met with a uniformly dismal fate in national theaters, but Italy's current box office season is off to a flying start nonetheless, with…
Director Peter Hyams is set to replace Marcus Nispel on Beacon Communications' supernatural thriller "End of Days," starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
A film version of J.P. Donleavy's comic novel "The Ginger Man," adapted by the author himself, is the highlight of the latest production slate from IAC Films, the London-based sales company.
Joan Hickson, an actress best known for her television portrayal of the shrewd detective Miss Marple, died Saturday in London. She was 92. Hickson’s acting career began in 1927, but her biggest break…
Good Machine Intl.'s controversial suburban tale "Happiness" topped the exclusives roster in its first full weekend.
Almost 127 years to the day after Mrs. O'Leary's legendary cow kicked off the Great Chicago Fire, DreamWorks has bought the pitch "The Ghosts of October," an actioner set against the 1871…
Patricia Clarkson, Walton Goggins and Vinessa Shaw have joined Harry Connick Jr. and Pete Postlethwaite in Avenues Pictures' "Letters From a Wayward Son."
Owen Wilson has joined the cast of the Jan De Bont-directed DreamWorks remake of "The Haunting of Hill House."
Urban tales triumphed at the sixth annual Hamptons Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
Veteran screenwriters Julius Epstein and Abraham Polonsky were selected as the 1998 career achievement honorees by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association at a meeting held Saturday. Members elected…
Monica Potter, who can currently be seen co-starring opposite Billy Crudup in Warner Bros.' "Without Limits," is set to star as a young eager-beaver FBI agent who teams with the title characters in…