One of the most high-profile cases in town may soon be coming to a resolve. Lawyers for Sony Pictures Entertainment and John Travolta are expected to ask the court for a six-month continuance today…
Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. is continuing to try to pound out a deal with its studio home of seven years, Warner Bros., but the exclusive window of negotiation with the studio ended Friday…
The summer B.O. season overseas has hit top gear this month, delivering big paydays for "Batman & Robin," which appears to be redeeming itself abroad after its plummet to earth domestically, and a…
The Barcelona European Film Market, a new mart designed for producers and agents who can't always afford the cost of Mip TV or Cannes, opened its first edition Friday at the spectacular Maremagnum…
Eight newcomers and five returning branch reps will join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' 1997-98 board of governors, the org announced Friday.
John Travolta, the star of such films as "Saturday Night Fever," "Pulp Fiction" and the current "Face/Off," will be the recipient of the American Cinematheque's career honor at its 12th Moving…
Writer-director Irving Belateche has signed a pay-or-play deal to direct "The Prophet's Game" for Moondancer Entertainment.
After breaking both legs during the shooting of "Letters From a Killer," Patrick Swayze's return to the big screen looks to be farther down the road than expected.
Ben Stiller, who recently made a deal to base his Red Hour Productions at Fox 2000, has hired George Linardos to run it. Linardos, who most recently was Uma Thurman's producing partner, will produce…
William Wisher, who teamed with James Cameron to write "Terminator 2: Judgment Day," has been assigned the task of saving "The Exorcist" franchise from termination.
Inspired by traveling concerts such as the Lilith Fair and Lollapalooza, a group of independent filmmakers will hit the road this fall with Fuel, a monthlong film tour of 11 U.S. cities that will be…