Oscar waits for no man. That seems to be the consensus of Academy insiders who are confronting the prospect of a war in Iraq. The White House is hinting that hostilities will likely break out just…
Sometimes enjoyably pulpy, often simply absurd, scarer "The Witch Affair" goes awry through flat characters and a lack of dramatic focus. Strong marketing and high-profile cast reaped decent initial…
Robert Hawk, founder of Atlanta-based Internet service provider Hawk Communications and a former president and CEO of U.S. West Multimedia Communications, has launched film production and finance…
Emmy-winning documentarian-turned-feature helmer George Hickenlooper has inked to helm the thriller "Diary" at the Sony-based production and international distribution venture.
Paramount Pictures has bought rights to "Paranoia," Joseph Finder's tale of corporate espionage, for high-six figures for Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce.
Lions Gate Entertainment has become the first Hollywood studio operation to convert its entire production process to a digital asset-management system, a step company execs said is saving tens of…
Paramount Classics has acquired North American rights to "The Singing Detective" and international rights for Latin America and Japan.
Former Kinowelt Intl. managing director Alexander van Dulmen has joined forces with several execs from the former Eastern Bloc to form Eastern European Acquisitions Pool and A Co., two outfits set up…
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TLA Releasing has acquired the North American distrib rights to Miles Swain's romantic comedy "The Trip."