After lensing Steven Spielberg's last three pics, cinematographer Janusz Kaminski will make his feature helm-ing debut with the Meg Ryan-produced "Lost Souls" for New Line Cinema, the studio…
"Soul Food" writer-director George Tillman and producer Bob Teitel have inked an two-year, first-look production pact with Fox 2000, the 20th Century Fox film division behind the duo's current…
The National Film Registry of the Library of Congress gets a lot of mileage out of its annual addition of 25 titles to its list of American films that are "culturally, historical, or aesthetically…
Some 70 hand-picked international journos turned up Nov. 17 at Planet Hollywood in Paris for the first glimpse of the new Spice Girls pic "Spiceworld: The Movie," which is set for a Dec. 26 release…
Slovenia's major film event, the Ljubljana Intl. Film Festival, awarded its sponsor's prize to the Chinese film "East Palace, West Palace," directed by Zhang Yuan. The director, who is under house…
Robert Kosberg, the "12 Monkeys" exec producer and renowned pitch artist, has found a new calling: the phone pitch.
The California Supreme Court ruled Wednesday it would review a lower court's ruling on how far film-makers can go when basing fictional characters on real people without their permission.
Elizabeth Hurley and Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma & Greg") are in talks to star with Matthew McConaughey and Ellen DeGeneres in Ron Howard's "Ed-TV" for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.
Motion Picture Corp. of America co-founder Steve Stabler has optioned the feature spec script "Inbred Jed, Plane Stupid," by Butch and Ben McCain and Steve Brasfield.
UA is getting totally tubular with its purchase of a surf-movie pitch, "Girls in the Curl," about young women who break into the rigorous sport of competitive wave-riding, the studio confirmed…
Cerulean Corp., arguably the busiest digital-colorization processor in the industry, is forming a joint venture with the Grinberg Film Libraries, the nation's largest privately held film archive, to…