Thesp Geena Davis has been tapped to host ABC's first-ever Academy Awards preshow.
Producer/director Norman F. Jewison will receive the Irving G. Thalberg memorial award on Oscar night.
A strong lineup of big-name directors, including Terrence Malick, Robert Altman, Claude Chabrol, Bertrand Tavernier and David Cronenberg, are tipped for competition spots in the 49th Berlin Film…
Producer-financiers Jay Firestone and Peter Hoffman have formed Chaross Films to sweep up defaulting independent pictures. The venture highlights the move to consolidate overseas business.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that seven films are being considered for the sound effects editing Oscar.
SPECIAL REPORTCould Universal's year have been any worse? The studio was trounced at the box office, experienced internal turmoil with executive firings and watched as its market share rank plummeted…
John Frankenheimer ("Ronin") will direct the thriller "Reindeer Games" for Miramax's genre banner Dimension Films.
The Starship Enterprise beamed up excellent foreign debuts as UIP's "Star Trek: Insurrection" set new B.O. records for the galactic franchise by boldly entering Germany, the U.K. and Australia.
Trying to protect its family-friendly image, The Walt Disney Co., on Friday, recalled 3.4 million copies of the restored video release of its 1977 animated feature "The Rescuers," after the company…
The long and the short of it is that, beginning in 1999, there's only going to be one Oscar for documentary. The categories of documentary feature and docu short film will be combined.