A settlement between Morgan Creek Prods. Inc. and Franchise Entertainment has fallen apart, leading to another round of litigation over profits from several Franchise films, including "The Whole Nine…
Though technically an industry screening rather than a preem (the pic had broken Fox Searchlight per-screen records when it opened in Gotham the day before), "One Hour Photo" still got the complete…
"It used to be fix it in post. Now it's create it in post," said Leon Silverman, exec VP of Laser Pacific and prexy of the newly minted Hollywood Post Alliance, a trade association that aims to meet…
High-octane hero Vin Diesel is waiting to see whether actioner "XXX" will power him to international stardom.
The Diversity Awards will be held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Nov. 3. Information was incorrect in Monday's paper.
FEATURE COMPETITION(Sept. 2-6, two films per day)BLUE CAR, Karen MoncrieffEMMETT’S MARK, Keith SnyderTHE GOOD GIRL, Miguel ArtetaKISSING JESSICA STEIN, Charles Herman-WurmfeldLONG ISLAND EXPRESSWAY…
The exec charged with spearheading media boss Kerry Packer's push into movie production has ankled amid cost cuts and with one film in release.
In a first for a Hollywood studio, Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Monday it has hired a full-time lobbyist in Beijing to sweeten its relationship with the People's Republic of China (PRC).
French distributor ID Distribution will handle Gallic theatrical and vid rights to "Last Party 2000." Pic will be distributed early next year after it plays at the Deauville Film Festival.
United Artists has acquired the film rights to Robert Byrne's oral history "McGoorty," with John McCormick set to adapt. The period drama follows the 40-year career of professional pool hustler Danny…
Shot during a particularly vibrant period for Cuban cinema, 1965 docu "We Are the Music" (unveiling at L.A. Latino fest after not being seen for many years) is an impressionistic tapestry of musica…