Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt have closed deals to play opposite each other, and Kevin Kline has been offered the role of Weaver's love interest, in MGM's comic film noir "Breakers."
Acquisition execs swear every year they're not going to get suckered into the high-stakes card game Sundance has become.
Gotham-based First Run Features has acquired domestic distribution rights to Peter Cohen's "Homo Sapiens 1900."
Not content to rest on its laurels as the premier U.S. showcase for documentary films, Sundance is creating new ways to give greater visibility to the nonfiction form. As part of an ambitious…
Slovenian producer Danijel Hocevar and his company E-motion have signed on as co-producers for Czech feature "Loners."
For the sixth consecutive year, the Slamdance Film Festival returns to Park City trumping the mandate with which it started: to provide a supportive, intimate environment where first-time filmmakers…
Almost immediately after the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, state-supported film industries across Eastern Europe atrophied or disappeared, and young filmmakers like Czech director Jan Hrebejk were left…
In a season in which heavy hitters like "The Phantom Menace," "Stuart Little," "The Matrix" and "The Mummy" demand attention for their high-tech style, the Visual Effects Branch of the Academy has…
VISIT ACADEMY CENTRAL Seven films will vie for nominations for the sound effects editing Oscar, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced Friday.
VISIT ACADEMY CENTRAL "Sleepy Hollow," "The Insider," and TV series "Action" and "West Wing" led the list of multiple winners Sunday night at the fourth annual Golden Satellite Awards, held at the…
Universal Pictures has pushed the opening of "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle" forward two weeks to the key June 30 slot to take advantage of potentially massive moviegoing during the five-day…
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