Has director Roman Polanski --- who fled to France two decades ago rather than face punishment for having sex with a 13-year-old girl --- reached an agreement with prosecutors to return to Los…
Miramax's "Shall We Dance?" is poised to set a box office record for a Japanese language release in North America.
Producer David L. Wolper has acquired film rights to a nonfiction book that chronicles what really happened during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962.
HorsePower Entertainment nabbed a mid-six-figure payday from TriStar Pictures for its pitch "Dreadnaught," an action-thriller in the Tom Clancy vein.
Former Rysher exec VP Jim Burke, who recently formed his own independent production company, Total Burke, is prepping the Peter and Bobby Farrelly-scripted coming-of-age pic "Outside Providence."
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" crystallized into first place on the exclusives roster without the benefit of Friday night.
Saul Zaentz, the Oscar-winning producer of "The English Patient," will topline the 12th annual meeting of the Screen Producers Assn. of Australia. The confab, which runs Nov. 13-16, is the premier…
The premiere outing for the Hollywood Film Festival will showcase 40 films, including 19 in the feature competition for the Film Discovery Awards. Additionally, there will be prizes for shorts and…
Regina King has been cast opposite Will Smith in Jerry Bruckheimer Prods. and Touchstone Pictures' political thriller "Enemy of the State."
The world premiere of James Cameron's behemoth "Titanic" is scheduled for Nov. 1 at the 10th annual Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, exactly seven weeks before its scheduled U.S. bow on Dec. 19.
The Film Information Council has voted its excellence in film marketing award for July to Sony's "Men in Black" and for August to Fox Searchlight's "The Full Monty."