Brad Renfro ("Apt Pupil") and Dominique Swain ("Lolita") will play camp counselors bent on upending traditional camp life in New Line Cinema's "Happy Campers," set to shoot this fall in North…
Disney has snatched up a pitch tentatively titled "Area 99" from scribe Neil Tolkin.
Jersey Films and Columbia Pictures are twisting with screenwriter Richard LaGravenese on "Peppermint Lounge," a music-driven pic about a Gotham nightclub that was a cultural hot spot for teenagers in…
Film director Adam Watstein was thrilled when he got a hand-delivered letter from Miramax on Thursday, the day before his ultra-low-budget urban-themed pic "Bounce" was to preem at Gotham's…
Bookending his week nicely, scribe Adam Davis has sold his second spec, "Just Friends," to New Line Cinema for a mid-six-figure pricetag, days after selling his first spec to Dimension Films.
In a surprise ending to rival the film's twisty plot, Buena Vista's supernatural thriller "The Sixth Sense" stunned prognosticators by snatching the weekend box office title from odds-on favorite…
Phillip Noyce's "The Bone Collector" will have its world premiere at the 23rd Montreal World Film Festival, which runs August 27-September 6th.
Continuing its tradition of bestowing honors on screen luminaries from both Europe and Hollywood, the 47th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival will present this year's Donostia Awards for career…
Highlighting another generally buoyant frame overseas, "Eyes Wide Shut," "The Blair Witch Project" and "Runaway Bride" had rousing foreign preems last week, while "Wild Wild West" corralled $16.2…
Famke Janssen has joined Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart, Dougray Scott, Anna Paquin and Rebecca Romijn-Stamos in the cast of “X-Men,” director Bryan Singer’s screen version of the Marvel Comics series…
Kirk Douglas made off like a bandit Saturday night, receiving a Golden Boot award from the Motion Picture & Television Fund for lifetime achievement in the Western film and television genre.