Continuing its push to heighten the profile of "Chicago" as Oscar ballots go out, Miramax Films has pacted with online film company IFILM.com to launch a special extended feature on the release.
A Los Angeles federal judge has dismissed a copyright suit claiming that DreamWorks lifted "Antz" from a script submitted to a writing contest.
Edward Windsor's documentary production company, Ardent, has shuttered after racking up losses of almost £2 million ($3.32 million) in 2001.
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In early online voting, Yahoo! Movies visitors overwhelmingly say "Chicago" will snag this year's Oscar for best picture, adapted screenplay and supporting actress (Catherine Zeta-Jones).
Franchise Pictures has acquired the action/thriller spec script "Rippin' " for an undisclosed fee from freshman scribe Erik Anderson, who is VP of development and acquisitions at the company.
Miracle Entertainment chairman John Daly has signed a deal with Filmstar Releasing for a three-year revolving print and advertising fund.
It's no coincidence that Monday's Intl. Day seshes at ShoWest 2003 juxtaposed a studio exec's cautionary keynote remarks on movie piracy with a seminar on Chinese exhibition. China reps both the…
Crusader Entertainment and Arnold Entertainment have tapped Peter Kosminsky ("White Oleander") to direct WWII drama "Giants" from a screenplay by Dan Gordon ("The Hurricane").
Harrison Ford and Ben Affleck will be presenters at the 75th Academy Awards.
Paramount Pictures has enrolled in campus comedy "American Booty." Studio has purchased Arthur Harris' first spec feature for MTV Films to produce, seen as an African-American "American Pie."