James Cameron's "Titanic" will set sail in China, according to members of a Chinese delegation visiting the U.S. to tubthump for Chinese films and to seek American co-production partners.
"Sliding Doors," the Gwyneth Paltrow starrer announced as closing the Berlin Intl. Film Festival Feb. 22, has been withdrawn. New closer is "John Grisham's The Rainmaker."
News Corp. estimates it will earn a profit of at least $100 million on "Titanic" once all revenue from the pic is accounted for, chairman Rupert Murdoch told Wall Street analysts Wednesday night.
Just call it Menken mania. Eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken -- composer on such animated hits as "Beauty and the Beast," "Aladdin," "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" and "Hercules" -- has inked a…
Canadian Heritage Minister Sheila Copps has unveiled an ambitious plan -- which could include a massive cash infusion -- to help boost the Canuck film biz.
Canada's Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is in serious negotiations to become the primary equity partner in Mandalay Entertainment, providing Peter Guber's company with between $300 million and $400…
Those pricey magazine and newspaper articles that studios are buying accounted for just two of the 146 features from the majors last year, according to a Variety survey of development source material…
In an intriguing about-face, Disney Animation and Pixar Studios jointly announced Thursday that "Toy Story 2," the hotly anticipated sequel to the 1995 blockbuster "Toy Story," would be headed to…
Julia Roberts will become the first female to receive ShoWest's International Star of the Year Award at this year's annual exhibition convention in Las Vegas.
Cinematographers from three countries and five films bagged nominations for best feature film cinematography in the nods for the American Society of Cinematographers' 12th annual awards.