The dance is on. Miramax and Artisan have tapped Guy Ferland to direct "Havana Nights," a sequel to 1987's "Dirty Dancing."
Eastman Kodak has tapped IBM as a key technology provider, delivering file servers, storage units and other digital solutions for its new Kodak Digital Cinema Operating System -- a key part of…
MGM is expanding its relationship with Media.net, using the com-pany to speed up the production of the studio's "Agent Cody Banks," the spy laffer starring Frankie Muniz from "Malcolm in the Middle."
Kent Kubena has signed on as veepee and head of development for Art Echo, helmer Dennis Dugan's year-old production company that's based on the Sony lot.
Jennifer Lopez will produce and co-star in a feature based on the life of salsa legend Hector Lavoe. Sony-based Screen Gems will finance the pic and hold worldwide rights.
Screenwriter Linda Woolverton ("Beauty and the Beast") is diving into "Fathom" for James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment and 20th Century Fox.
The summer B.O. season abroad generally remains stuck in first gear, only gaining traction last weekend from "Scooby-Doo's" rollicking bows in Asia and Australia (where it outwitted Tom Cruise…
THX has left the George Lucas empire.The company, known mostly as a movie theater certification powerhouse, has been spun off from Lucasfilm as a privately held entity.
Tom Cruise does indeed carry serious clout where it counts -- among moviegoers. Final figures showed Monday that 20th Century Fox's "Minority Report" won what had been a disputed box office victory…
The New York Armenian Film Festival will spotlight contemporary films by and about Armenians in screenings to be held at NYU's Cantor Theater this Friday-Sunday.
The pinch on charitable fund-raising in the wake of Sept. 11 has caused nonprofit Women in Film to merge its two annual kudofests -- the Crystal Awards and Lucy Awards.