Buena Vista's "Kundun" captured the top slot on the exclusives roster. Martin Scorsese's Dalai Lama biopic collected $108,295 in 11 sessions on both coasts.
Helmer Joe Dante, finishing up "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to direct the Mount Royal Entertainment indie pic "Sacred Estates," sources said Wednesday.
For its eighth year, Cinequest -- the San Jose Film Festival -- has again come up with an eclectic mix of indies, international pics, cult items, tributes and offbeat sidebars. Event runs Jan…
Seventh Art Releasing, the relatively young independent arthouse film distributor, has acquired U.S. rights to the film "Honey and Ashes" from Swiss-Tunisian director Nadia Fares at the Sundance Film…
"Titanic's" titanic launch in Italy and a fresh round of whirlwind bows by "Tomorrow Never Dies" kept foreign cinemas simmering last weekend.
TriStar Pictures' "Idle Hands," a teen horror pic that centers on a particularly wacked teenage dude, has swapped directors, with Damon Santos Stefanos in and Henry Selick out, Daily Variety has…
Village Roadshow Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights outside North America for MGM's upcoming thriller, "Disturbing Behavior."
Continuing to plow its way through any icebergs placed in its path, Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" easily dispatched challenges from Warner Bros.' "Fallen" and Paramount…
The Screen Actors Guild's national board of directors voted Saturday to send to a referendum the long-debated question of whether SAG should merge with the American Federation of Television and Radio…
Roberto Benigni's tragicomedy set during World War II, "Life Is Beautiful," and Roberta Torre's no-budget comic Mafia musical, "Tano da morire," dominate the nominations for the 53rd Nastri d'Argento…