Vincent Gallo's "Buffalo 66" and Noah Baumbach's romantic comedy "Mr. Jealousy" lead a slate of seven films that will be distributed this year by Lions Gate Releasing.
Seagal/Nasso Prods., the film company of action star Steven Seagal and his producing partner Julius Nasso, has finalized a credit facility worth more than $90 million and concluded a string of…
MGM/UA's Pierce Brosnan starrer "Tomorrow Never Dies" has been awarded the Charles M. Powell Award for best marketed motion picture of 1997 by the Film Information Council.
Miramax Films has signed TV writer Jill Franklyn ("Seinfeld") to pen an English-language version of "Kolya," last year's Oscar-winner for best foreign-language film. "I'm really excited to do an…
Already the all-time worldwide B.O. champ after dethroning "Jurassic Park," the leviathan "Titanic" is poised to seize the mantle of highest-grossing film outside North America from the previously…
In a long-awaited announcement, Paramount Pictures has confirmed the creation of a specialty film division to be headed by Ruth Vitale and David Dinerstein.
October Films Intl. has nabbed U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand rights to Mike Leigh's untitled film about operetta kingpins Gilbert & Sullivan, which is budgeted in the $20 million range.
"Ma Vie en Rose" helmer Alain Berliner is close to a deal to direct "Passion of Mind" for Lakeshore Entertainment, according to sources.
Touchstone Pictures has made a deal for Barry Sonnenfeld to direct a film about the bizarre rise and fall of Steve Banerjee, the creator of the male strip club Chippendales.
Matthew Perry is in talks to topline the Outlaw Prods./Warner Bros. comedy "Three to Tango," according to sources close to the project.