Sixteen films from 1998 that topped $100 million in domestic ticket sales were honored at Thursday's Gold Reel Awards, sponsored by ACNielsen EDI and Daily Variety.
Horseshoe Bay, the Disney-based partnership between Mark Steven Johnson and Gary Foster, has set up the comedy "Taco Dog" at Village Roadshow Pictures, and has elevated two execs to replace outgoing…
Sony's putting family first. Diving into the already crowded animation pool, Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped Columbia TriStar TV kidvid chief Sander Schwartz to head a new children's…
David Cronenberg has been chosen president of the jury at the 52nd Cannes Film Festival (May 12-23), becoming the first Canadian director to hold the post.
Steve Kloves will script for DreamWorks the Americanized remake of the hit French film "Le Diner de Cons," which Francis Veber will direct and Lauren Shuler-Donner will produce.
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.
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…
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."
Ashok Amritraj and Elie Samaha have agreed to end their filmmaking partnership in Franchise Pictures, with Amritraj selling his interest in the company to Samaha.
In what amounts to a Chinese government reconnaissance mission into Hollywood, China's main film org has been meeting all week with studios and producers to encourage co-productions with American and…