Kevin Hyman, former head of physical production at Miramax, has been named exec VP at Universal Pictures' specialty film unit, Focus Features.
Michelle Williams and Meat Loaf Aday have been tapped to star in "Hole in One," the debut feature of writer-director Richard Ledes for Gotham-based production company Beech Hill Films.
The New York Film Critics Circle has tapped Gotham-based scribe Stephen Whitty for membership, chairman Marshall Fine said Tuesday.
Two Polish directors are preparing to make a movie about one of the darkest episodes of Polish World War II history -- the Soviets murdering 14,000 Polish army officers in several concentration camps…
The National Film and Television School has appointed Michael Kuhn as chairman of its board of governors, with Peter Bazalgette as his deputy.
The Berlin Intl. Film Festival will introduce an educational platform for up-and-coming talent during the 53rd event in February.
The suspension of Intertainer's U.S. video-on-demand service hasn't had any impact on Intertainer Asia, which is enjoying a growth spurt.
Exhib AMC Entertainment posted a wider-than-expected fiscal second-quarter loss Tuesday, blaming "weak film product."
Harry Potter can learn a lesson or two in misdirection from the folks at Warner Bros. The studio's efforts to protect its nascent film franchise have sent author J.K. Rowling and her literary agents…
Paramount Pictures is banking on John Woo to direct "Paycheck." The helmer is in negotiations to direct the futuristic tale of a man who can't remember what he has done for the past two years.
After scoring the weekend's top film with "The Ring," screenwriter Ehren Kruger has scared up a two-picture deal at Universal that is worth seven figures.