Brittany Murphy (“Clueless”) has taken the role relinquished by Leelee Sobieski in Sony’s “Girl Interrupted” starring Winona Ryder and Angelina Jolie. James Mangold (“Cop Land”) is directing “Girl,”…
Triumphant debuts by "The Truman Show," "Antz" (except in bug-resistant Japan and Belgium), "There's Something About Mary" in France and Belgium and "Blade" in the U.K. hauled the foreign B.O. out of…
Gulping down an estimated $25.2 million in its second outing, Buena Vista's "The Waterboy" once again floated to the top of a highly competitive box office field. Down just 33% from its…
New Line Prods. president Michael DeLuca has picked up a pitch based on Sherri Cooper's short "Juliet Finkelstein Does the Hamptons."
Thanks to "Mulan," Walt Disney Studios on Friday dominated the Intl. Animated Film Society's 26th annual Annie Awards, carrying home 10 nods out of 30 film and television categories.
Jean Marais, the French film and stage actor whose body of work ranged from Jean Cocteau’s classic “Beauty and the Beast” to a host of swashbucklers in the 1960s, died at a hospital in Cannes on Nov…
Brian Sullivan, CEO of Rolling Oaks Enterprises, and producers Dan Glasser and James Frey have formed Next Generation, an indie production company that will use up to $15 million for film development…
Humdrum debuts by "Holy Man" and "The Avengers" in Australia, "Snake Eyes" in the U.K. and "The Negotiator" in France and Holland slowed the B.O. momentum last week.
Industry estimates peg film admissions in Italy for 1998 at 120 million to 130 million, a staggering increase over last year's total of 103.9 million.
Spyglass Entertainment has picked up Adam Kulakow's spec script "Ashes to Ashes" for a low-against-mid six-figure sum.
Gotham-based Sloss Law Office, which claims Kevin Smith, Richard Linklater, Todd Haynes and Ted Demme as clients, has formed a new division dedicated to securing distribution for completed films and…