The State Assembly has recommended pulling the plug on the current $10 million in funding for the Film California First incentive program as part of dozens of spending cuts to narrow the state's $30…
Aisha Coley has joined 20th Century Fox as vice president, feature casting. Coley's first assignment at Fox will be to oversee the comedy "Cheaper by the Dozen," which is scheduled to begin…
The 18th edition of the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival has unveiled a lineup of more than 100 films in 10 sections, including 10 world premieres, 11 U.S. premieres and eight foreign language Oscar…
A raw psychodrama about a girl who leapfrogs from pre-adolescent innocence to reckless rebel in a few easy lessons taught by the school bad chick, "Thirteen" is a deliberately unvarnished shock piece…
Arclight Films will rep international rights to Alan Rudolph's "The Secret Lives of Dentists."
After wallowing in controversy for more than a year, Cowboy Pictures film "Fat Girl" ("A Ma Soeur!") will be shown in Ontario theaters this February, thanks to a last-minute change of heart at the…
A muddled made-for-cable pic that won the lottery and wound up at 2003 Sundance Film Festival, "Good Fences" (set to premiere Feb. 2 on Showtime) is a stupefyingly clumsy mix of cartoonish comedy…
Thesp and pop diva Jennifer Lopez is slated to make her sixth Oscar appearance at this year's 75th Academy Awards presentation.
Victor Film has become the latest sales company to change ownership -- its library, current projects and name have been bought by engineering company the Caparo Group.
Timid about pushing the action pic envelope and uncertain of tone, "Biker Boyz" never really busts out of second gear. Though it would seem an ideal follow-up in "The Fast and the Furious," this…
The Berlin Intl. Film Fest has reorganized its short film program to introduce a separate short film series and a short film night.