Radu Mihaleanu's WWII tragicomedy "Train of Life" took the audience award at the 16th Miami Film Festival, in what was a record year for fest attendance and B.O.
A week after Disney announced that it was slating an Independence Day 2000 release of its Jon Turteltaub-helmed "National Treasure," 20th Century Fox declared Tuesday that it will release the Steven…
Producer and unit production manager Tom Joyner will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra achievement award at the guild's 51st annual awards show Saturday.
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM MARKETMyriad Pictures has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Cadence Entertainment's "Kitchen Party," starring Scott Speedman ("Felicity"), Laura Harris ("The Faculty") and…
Donnie Wahlberg (“Ransom”) has joined the cast of “Bullfighter,” opposite Oliver Martinez, Michelle Forbes and Willem Dafoe. Rune Bendixen directs the pic about a French bullfighter in Mexico trying…
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM FESTIVALBackstopper Intl. Film Guarantors (IFG) has pacted to bond three upcoming Intermedia projects: "Company Man," "Love's Labour's Lost" and "Whatever Happened to Harold…
In their first collaboration, Twentieth Century Fox has picked up distribution rights to all English-language territories as well as South America for "The Dancer," an upcoming film produced by Luc…
The late Alan Pakula's "To Kill a Mockingbird" and Robert Wise's "West Side Story" will be inducted into the Producers Guild of America's Hall of Fame at the Century Plaza Hotel on Wednesday.
Trimark Pictures has acquired all domestic rights to the indie drama "Joe the King," co-winner of the Sundance Film Festival's best screenplay award.
Arthouse king James Ivory will be a headlining guest at the Avignon/New York Film Festival, which is skedded to roll out 20 French and American indies for their New York preems. Pics will compete for…
Eighties rock icon Billy Idol will provide the lead voice in Sceneries Entertainment's animated feature "Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2."