Newmark Entertainment has pacted with indie production and acquisitions company Echelon Entertainment to provide the rent-a-system distributor with product.
Artisan Pictures has picked up North American distribution rights to horror pics "House of the Dead" and "Alone in the Dark."
Geoff Stier has joined Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures as production chief and as a producer.
Helmer Wolfgang Becker's hit comedy "Good Bye, Lenin!" won eight Lolas at the German Film Awards Friday including film, director and actor for Daniel Bruhl in his second thesp win in a row.
Filmko Entertainment, which recently released helmer Carol Lai's comedy "Truth or Dare: 6th Floor Rear Flat," is churning out three more movies this year.
America Online will stream four classic or camp films a month for free on its broadband service in a deal with MovieFlix.com.
The first major update in 18 months to Apple's Final Cut Pro video-editing software debuted over the weekend. Apple launched Final Cut's Version 4.0 at a series of events, demos and speakers in its…
Universal's sequel street-rod actioner "2 Fast 2 Furious" came roaring out off the line with an estimated $52.1 million in box office, the latest example of a film sequel outstripping the original's…
Given that indie feature budgets, especially for marketing, are leaner than a supermodel on celery, the opportunities providing their makers with audience research would seem, well, slim.
Billy Jack is on the way back. Tom Laughlin, who portrayed the quiet loner in three indie films he directed in the 1970s, is prepping " 'Billy Jack' Laughlin for President" as a doc-fiction combo to…
Mandarin Entertainment took a hit with the news that Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) had broken out on a larger scale than previously thought in China.