Taking a much more subversive approach than Chris Fisher's trash-arty "Hillside Strangler" (unveiled at Cinevegas in June), Chuck Parello's "The Hillside Strangler" plays as a blackly comic slice of…
German distrib Splendid Medien reported a drastic drop in revenue in the first half, falling to E9.7 million ($11.6 million) from $24.6 million in the first half of 2003, while net losses rose to $3…
Time Warner has shifted its bid for MGM to all cash from a stock and cash deal as it seeks to nail down a deal take control of the Lion. The giant media conglom's earlier $4.7 billion offer would…
Like a rerun of the "Saving Private Ryan" debarkation on the Lido six years back, Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and a hefty DreamWorks and UIP entourage swept into the 61st Venice Intl. Film Festival…
Newmark/Echelon Entertainment Group will handle domestic theatrical distribution on two romantic comedies from Skyway Prods.: "Fish Without a Bicycle" and "Third Wish."
The success of “Hero” this past weekend, the biggest opening weekend ever for an Asian film, underscores Miramax’s long-term commitment to Asian cinema. Many people have asked why we didn’t release…
Eighty films are slated to run in the fifth annual Malibu Film Festival.
Jenna Elfman and Samantha Mathis are shooting the romantic drama "Touched" for first-time writer-director Timothy Scott Bogart.
The Mouse House may be having a humdrum year at the domestic B.O., but the studio's international arm has just clocked $1 billion in grosses for the 10th consecutive year: a Hollywood record.
Romano/Shane Prods. has optioned "Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family and Fighting to Get Back on the Board," the upcoming memoir from competitive teen surfer and shark attack survivor Bethany…
Eddie Murphy is starring in and likely producing an untitled comedy for DreamWorks.