Exhibitors in many territories were cursing Hollywood last week as a bunch of U.S. loser pics ventured abroad, deepening the B.O. malaise in most of Europe and Asia.
Enjoying a greenlight on its first feature production with the Mafioso comedy "The Crew," Sonnenfeld/Josephson Worldwide Entertainment has reshuffled its ranks with the exit of Caroline Andoscia and…
Peter Guber's Mandalay Media Arts, which recently wrapped production on the 3-D large-format film "Galapagos" for the Smithsonian Institution, is putting its faith in the giant screen industry and…
John Turturro has signed on to play the lead role in Canadian helmer Arto Paragamian's sophomore feature, "Two Thousand and None," which began lensing in Montreal last week.
Talks of transforming the industrial wasteland known as the Brooklyn Navy Yards into 12 state-of-the-art soundstages resurfaced this week when Mayor Rudy Giuliani met with Robert De Niro and Harvey…
Despite the strong word of mouth on its upcoming teen comedy "American Pie," Universal Pictures has decided to partner on the $11 million pic with Summit Entertainment and Newmarket Capital Group.
Shane West and Marla Sokoloff will star in Phoenix Pictures and Sony's "I'll Be You." The pic continues the current trend of adapting classics, in this case "Cyrano de Bergerac," for teen thesps and…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' board of governors has voted to bestow a Medal of Commendation upon the George Eastman House in recognition of the photographic museum's work in motion…
Jake Lloyd, the 10-year-old thesp who stars as Anakin Skywalker (Darth Vader) in the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace," is set to star in William Bindley's father-son action drama…
Marco Leonardi has landed one of the leading roles in Miramax's upcoming John Milius-scripted Western, "Texas Rangers."
In a deal negotiated by the Sloss Law Office, Gotham-based distrib the Cinema Guild has acquired the rights to Art Jones' debut feature, "Going Nomad."