Sony Pictures Classics has acquired worldwide distribution rights to the large-format pic "Journey of Man" which will feature performances by Cirque du Soleil.
One of Asia's leading cinema operators, Golden Harvest Entertainment, and its director, Peter Tam, will be feted at the CineAsia movie convention, running Dec. 8-10 in Hong Kong.
Paramount Classics, marking its third acquisition, has picked up domestic and U.K. rights to Simon Shore's award-winning debut feature, "Get Real," from Distant Horizon.
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…
Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic" led the field with Universal's "Bride of Chucky" close behind and films with fantasy elements such as "Beloved," "What Dreams May Come" and "Urban Legend" figuring…
In the first purchase under their newly announced production pact, Mandalay Entertainment has acquired for Illusion Entertainment the spec script "Servicing Sarah" by "Spin City" sitcom scribes Jay…
Heavy drama and light comedy are drawing audiences around the world, as evidenced last week by "Saving Private Ryan" and "Dr. Dolittle," which both crossed the $100 million threshold overseas.