In its first substantial fright foray since "The Blair Witch Project," Artisan Pictures will remake "Scanners," the 1981 David Cronenberg thriller best remembered for its exploding head finale.
With none of the fanfare that accompanied the first Project Greenlight title, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's Liveplanet Prods. today will wrap "Speakeasy," the second project to stem from its…
Beating out four other bidders, Miramax has paid around $5 million for "Eddie Griffin: Dis-Funk-Tional Family," a completed George Gallo-directed picture that was shopped by WMA, producers David…
Talk about a clash of the titans: Producers John Davis, David Giler, Lawrence Gordon, Walter Hill and Joel Silver have brought aboard "Resident Evil" helmer Paul Anderson to write and direct "Alien…
Eva Diederix, director of international sales at production-distribution house Sogecine-Sogepaq, resigned Thursday to head up UGC Images' international sales.
Czech helmer Petr Zelenka and producer Pavel Strnad snagged the crystal globe grand prix for mockumentary "Year of the Devil" (Rok d'able) at the Karlovy Vary film fest's closing ceremony on Sunday.
DreamWorks' "Shrek," handled by Matsuno Design Group and Regency Outdoor, took top honors for best movie ad billboard at the third annual Sunset Strip Billboard Awards (aka the Strippers), presented…
"Spider-Man" will swing into videostores Nov. 1 with lofty expectations from Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, which is mounting the studio's biggest marketing campaign, valued at more than $100…
Most franchise fans were immensely pleased by the overdue just deserts served at the end of "Halloween H20" (1998). At long last, onetime babysitter Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) went medieval on…
A week before the release of National Geographic Feature Films' first production, "K-19," veteran producer and financier Jake Eberts has joined NGFF as its chairman, with "K-19" producer Christine…
The fourth Cinemaya Festival of Asian Cinema (Cinefan) will unspool in New Delhi on Friday.