MGM and DreamWorks are joining forces to throw a remake of 1968 comedy "The Party," and they've put together top-notch talent to host the bash.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is ready to swing the two-by-four in the MGM/Hyde Park remake of "Walking Tall," a film that will likely go into production in early summer.
Franchise Pictures -- beleaguered by ongoing litigation with German film distrib Intertainment -- is finding that its new financial benefactor, construction magnate Ron Tutor, has arrived with some…
Miramax Films has paid about $1.5 million and a substantial backend to acquire all English-speaking territories and Italian distribution rights to writer-director Tom McCarthy's directorial debut…
Ron Giambra, previously second-in-command at Rentrak Theatrical, was elevated Wednesday to the L.A.-based company's top spot as senior veep of the fledgling box office tracker.
Ending a contractual impasse via weeks of negotiations, Creative Artists Agency announced Wednesday that Nick Styne has officially joined CAA's motion picture talent department.
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HBO and Miramax were the best looking of 2002, according to nominations for the fourth annual Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards, announced Wednesday.
This cool, contemplative, artfully composed meditation on the possible state of the world some 20 years hence deals with grand, philosophical issues in ways that are variously thoughtful, fanciful…
Three socially isolated characters patch together an understated bond in "The Station Agent," a well-acted and -crafted character piece that's a bit too calculated and cutesy for its own good…
Alan Bergman will return as chair of the Governors Ball for the 75th Academy Awards. For the sixth time and the second year in a row,