In a first-time joint effort, NBC Enterprises has partnered with indie distrib Trimark in a deal that will launch NBC's homevideo line into retail nationwide.
Adam Goldberg, last seen as the Jewish soldier in "Saving Private Ryan," will play poet Allen Ginsberg in "Beat," an indie film about the beat generation written and directed by Gary Walkow ("The…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named Torene Svitil as credits coordinator.
Dawn Keezer, director of the Pittsburgh Film Office, was elected chairwoman of the new national film commission, Film U.S., during the organization's first formal meeting in Washington, D.C.
Omar Epps is in negotiations to star in New Line's hoopster romance "Love and Basketball."
Fox 2000 has struck deals with director George Armitage ("Grosse Point Blank") to develop with writer Richard Hatem ("Under Siege 2: Dark Territory") an adaptation of Laurel Doud's novel "This Body."
Screenwriters Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson ("Rushmore"), Scott Frank ("Out of Sight"), David McKenna ("American History X") and Don Roos ("The Opposite of Sex") are among the nominees for PEN Center…
Initial Entertainment Group has acquired international rights to the indie drama "Joe the King."
Just as TV networks have been forced to reshuffle their skeds to keep kids with guns off primetime, the effect of the Littleton, Colo., tragedy is also being felt in the film-development community.
The body count is up across Europe with "I Still Know What You Did Last Summer" slaying auds in Germany, Austria and Spain over the weekend.