The Taiwan government has nixed five pictures that were to have screened at the Golden Horse Film Festival (Oct. 31-Nov. 16), claiming they are sexually explicit or violent.
Film and TV industry promo org National Film and Video Foundation has signed a memorandum of understanding with its counterpart in India, the National Film Development Corp.
Hallmark Entertainment is planning a raft of family-oriented projects, financed by German media fund heavyweight Alcas, which is launching a $92 million fund.
Dustin Hoffman and Ray Romano are negotiating to topline "Mooseport," the Rod Lurie-directed comedy at Intermedia Films.
Phoenix Pictures is developing a thriller based on the infamous exploits of the Zodiac killer that reteams the shingle with Jamie Vanderbilt, screenwriter of the upcoming "Basic."
The "Scream" tandem of director Wes Craven and screenwriter Kevin Williamson have reteamed at Dimension Films for "Cursed," a film the studio hopes will do for the werewolf what "Scream" did for the…
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Trudie Styler and John-Paul Davidson's "The Sweatbox" will make its U.S. debut at the fourth annual Williamstown Film Festival in Massachusets.
They're the kind of production problems that can't be solved simply by thumbing through the phone book. Such thorny problems are resolved by location professionals, who were honored at the eighth…
Twentieth Century Fox has elected to postpone indefinitely the release of the Joel Schumacher-helmed sniper thriller "Phone Booth." The move was expected (Daily Variety, Oct. 11).