Five movies are opening in wide release over the Thanksgiving frame, but they're all fighting for second place. Blame it on the wizard: For the second week in a row, the movie biz will be dominated…
From the Army Archerd Archive: So many pals of Peter Fonda and "Easy Rider" company wanted to see the Col pic, two screenings (7:45 and 10:15) were set at the Directors Guild.
Is Hollywood finally ready to embrace file-sharing? Signaling an openness to creating a legitimate business via peer-to-peer technology, MPAA topper Dan Glickman announced Tuesday the first stage of…
Sony Pictures has pacted to support the Christie/AIX digital cinema system, Christie/AIX announced Tuesday. SPE becomes the fourth major studio to support the Christie/AIX system, joining Universal…
Hong Kong- and Amsterdam-based sales agent Fortissimo Films has boarded one of the biggest Chinese films for 2006, "Battle of Wisdom" (aka "Battle of Wits").
Dennis Miller has been tapped to host the WB Network's broadcast of the 11th annual Critics' Choice Awards. Kudos, voted on by the Broadcast Film Critics Assn., will take place Monday, Jan. 9, at the…
Billy Crudup, Mandy Moore, Harvey Keitel, Mia Farrow and Bob Balaban will star in Plum Pictures' romantic comedy "Dedication," on which thesp Justin Theroux will make his directorial debut. Lensing…
Los Angeles-based shingle Dream Entertainment is making its first foray into domestic distribution with Polish-language feature film "I Am" ("Jestem") by Dorota Kedzierzawska.
Newly formed, Sacramento-based Green Flash Pictures has launched with a slate that includes an untitled pic to be helmed by company co-head Ryan McKinney.
Magnolia Pictures has bought North American rights to French sci-fi actioner "Banlieue 13" (District 13), written by Gallic producer-scribe Luc Besson and directed by Pierre Morel.
ThinkFilm, in partnership with Screen Media Films, has nabbed North American rights to "Loverboy," starring Kyra Sedgwick and directed by husband Kevin Bacon.