Stratosphere, the new domestic distribution venture backed by Wall Street mogul Carl Icahn, will distribute Patriot Pictures' "One Tough Cop," which stars Stephen Baldwin as legendary NYPD detective…
The inaugural dates, venues and a partial lineup of the Sprockets Toronto Intl. Film Festival for Children were unveiled Wednesday.
TSG Pictures, the new distribution arm of Gotham indie the Shooting Gallery, has made its first acquisition. TSG Pictures prexy Eamonn Bowles has acquired the Irish hit "I Went Down," which makes its…
Screenwriter Shane Black ("Lethal Weapon," "Last Boy Scout" and "The Long Kiss Goodnight") is donating his time and talent to write the short "A.W.O.L." for the American Film Institute.
Dutch director Peter Delpeut's "Felice ... Felice" is set to open the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival, which runs Jan. 29-Feb. 9.
Laying down their muskets, officers from eastern and western factions of the Writers Guild of America have come to terms on an agreement that will govern the conduct of guild elections. They also…
Promark Entertainment Group has struck a deal with Italian broadcasting giant Mediaset to co-finance Gordon Boos' $4 million action-adventure "The Vivaro Letters." The film, based on the novel by…
United Artists Pictures and its James Bond movie series co-producers, Danjaq, have hired the U.K.-based screenwriting team of Neal Purvis and Robert Wade to come up with the British secret agent's…
Don Iwerks, co-founder of Iwerks Entertainment, has been voted the Gordon E. Sawyer Award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Board of Governors, in recognition of contributions to the…
Veteran filmmaker Robert Wise will receive the Broadcast Film Critics Assn.'s lifetime achievement nod on Monday during the group's third annual Critics' Choice Awards luncheon.
Oscar-winning actress Cher is in advanced negotiations to play a leading role in Franco Zeffirelli's next feature, "Tea With Mussolini," joining previously announced cast members Angela Lansbury…