The 71st Mifed film market kicked off Tuesday with an air of gloomy demise wafting through the Fiera di Milano's almost deserted hallways, as sellers in half the usual number of stands remained…
Paramount Pictures has set director John Singleton and is negotiating with Mark Wahlberg to star in revenge tale "Four Brothers." Lorenzo di Bonaventura is producing the pic, slated for a January…
A sequel to "Basic Instinct 2" is moving closer to getting a greenlight. The follow-up to the 1992 hit thriller that made Sharon Stone a household name has secured financing from German film fund…
Guy Ritchie has reloaded "Revolver." Ray Liotta and Jason Statham are on board to star in the action drama, which Ritchie abandoned a year ago in favor of directing a studio film at Columbia…
India's Oscar entry, Marathi-lingo "Shwas" (Breath), is looking for corporate sponsorship to fund its Oscar campaign, despite the fact the Academy doesn't favor campaigning.
The Shoot Out 24-Hour Filmmaking Festival, a hit in Oz and New Zealand, will make its U.S. debut in Boulder, Colo., Oct. 22.
Filmmakers Wim Wenders and Edgar Reitz will get lifetime achievement awards at this year's Intl. Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg.
Jessica Bendinger ("Bring It On") will make her directorial debut on the Mouse House comedy "Stick It," based on her spec script.
Declaring it "the most aggressive, ambitious and far-reaching effort to protect intellectual property and counter intellectual property theft," Atty. Gen. John Ashcroft came to Los Angeles on Tuesday…
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Dan Glickman knew it wasn't going to be easy to escape the long shadow of his legendary predecessor, Jack Valenti.
It was once unthinkable that Disney would not renew its deal with Harvey and Bob Weinstein. Today, it's clear that Disney intends to cut them loose. The Miramax party line remains unchanged: "Bob and…