Jonathan Bing: The Write Stuff
There's been a perception for some time that MGM execs were anxious over the looming bow of "Windtalkers," but the Lion has significantly lowered its risk exposure on the pricey war movie by quietly…
"Men in Black 2" director Barry Sonnenfeld has reunited with producer Scott Rudin on "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events," the first of what execs at Paramount and Nickelodeon Films hope…
"Casablanca" romanced the No. 1 spot on the American Film Institute's top 100 love stories list unveiled Tuesday during AFI's TV spec "100 Years ... 100 Passions."
The international theatrical marketplace is thriving, but not necessarily for Hollywood pics. Stats show that Motion Picture Assn. companies last year earned $2.2 billion in rentals from overseas…
Griffin Dunne is in final negotiations to direct "The Jane Plan" for Walt Disney Pictures.
Larry Clark ("Kids") will direct "Interrupted," based on Nicholas Ray's posthumous autobiography " I Was Interupted," edited by Susan Ray. Gotham-based City Lights Pictures' Danny Fisher, Jack Fisher…
On the eve of this year's U.S. Open, New Line Cinema has tapped Jim Kouf to pen the script for the Jamie Foxx golf comedy "Ingle Woods."
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
As part of UCLA's Festival 2002: A Showcase of Student Work, which kicked off Friday, the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television will bestow Spotlight Awards Thursday upon nine student helmers.