Francis Ford Coppola and Paramount Home Video are once again making movie lovers an offer they can't refuse: DVD versions of all three "Godfather" movies and nearly 3-1/2 hours of supplemental…
Miramax Films has signed Jet Li to star in an untitled action comedy in which he plays a Tibetan monk who wins a trip to Gotham and brings harmony to an inner-city neighborhood.
Mel Karmazin, president and chief operating officer of Viacom, has splashed some cold water on the overheated rhetoric of two top cable operators touting the potentially powerful growth of…
Following a fund blitz aimed at backing Hollywood product, high earning Teutonic investors will have the opportunity to invest in German-made film and TV projects.
Twelve film students from 10 U.S. universities were awarded prizes Sunday from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences during the 28th annual Student Academy Awards competish.
Former Polygram Film Intl. prexy Aline Perry has been named chief exec of U.K. film sales house the Sales Co.
The French box office, already up 10% on the same period last year, is set to get another boost from the Fete du Cinema, a promotion unveiled by French exhibs Friday.
Michael Showalter and David Wain have sold their romantic comedy pitch "They Came Together" (aka "When Harry Met Woody Allen's Best Friend's Wedding Planner in Seattle") to Universal Pictures-based…
Miramax Films has signed Greg Mottola to direct Drew Barrymore and Ben Stiller in "Duplex," the Larry Doyle-scripted comedy that will begin production in the fall.
Warner Bros. Pictures has bought "The Burial," a script by "Quills" scribe Doug Wright. Pic, brought to the studio by producer Robert Shriver, is now on a fast track and has been sent out to…
Revolution Studios has snatched up an untitled pitch delivered by young scribe Maurissa Tancharoen for a low-six-figure sum.