Kevin Costner will be a presenter at the Academy Awards. This will be his fourth appearance on an Oscarcast. The Academy Awards ceremony, hosted by Whoopi Goldberg, will be presented Sunday, March…
Closing on its third nominee for a foreign-language film Academy Award, Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to Jose Luis Garci's 19th century costumer "The Grandfather."
The National Endowment for the Arts will distribute $500,000 in matching funds to 12 film archives nationwide, to preserve and showcase decaying "orphan films," or works not preserved by commercial…
Shoreline Entertainment has acquired international distribution rights to director Mary Lambert's teen drama "Clubland," produced by Mimi Polk Gitlin ("Thelma & Louise") and Grammy-winning songwriter…
The Santa Monica Film Festival has ramped up an impressive, intensive three days of screenings and panels that will culminate Sunday with the presentation of the first Moxie! Awards.
Eyeing a multicharacter starring vehicle for actor-comedian Martin Lawrence, 20th Century Fox has paid a mid-six- against high-six-figure sum for Darryl Quarles' comedy spec "Big Momma's House."
Eleven Canadians to be given scientific and technical Oscars for three innovations will be honored by the Canadian Consulate at a lunch Thursday. Canadian Oscar nominees in the arts will be…
Director Joel Schumacher will soon turn his attention to a remake of the award-winning French thriller "L'Appartement" ("The Apartment") for Paramount-based Lakeshore Entertainment.
"L.A. Confidential" stars Kevin Spacey and Danny DeVito will reteam in a screen version of "Hospitality Suite," a comic play about three salesmen in Wichita, Kansas, during an industrial lubricants…
Uma Thurman will be a presenter on the Academy Awards telecast. This will be her second time participating on an Oscar show.
The Bard brought them together in adversity, and now "Shakespeare in Love" partners Miramax and Universal will co-finance "Bounce," writer/director Don Roos' new comedy drama.