The awards season has been jump-started, film critics are prepping their Top 10 lists, studios are basking in best-ever box office, "Spider-Man" set records and "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" shocked…
United Artists-based Crossroads Films has tapped Peter Speakman and Michael M.B. Galvin to adapt the as-yet unpublished Charles Huston novel "Caught Stealing."
Driven by the government and private entrepreneurs, a cinema building boom is under way on the mainland.
"Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" -- we'll call it "Harry 2" -- is proving to be a champion sprinter but less of a stayer as MGM's Bond sequel -- released a week or so later is some…
Just before facing some 500 members of the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominating committee after a recent screening of "Far From Heaven," Julianne Moore, new to the Q&A game, turned to a publicist to…
Doing the gameshow impresario and "unauthorized autobiographer" one better, "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind" advances Chuck Barris' tall tale of his double life as a TV producer and CIA assassin…
Ex-"Saturday Night Live" cast member Rob Schneider is the latest in a long line of lowbrow comics who horrify higher-brows while delighting the less critical masses -- many of them too young to have…
Trekkers will get their fill, but others need not apply for "Star Trek Nemesis," the 10th and perhaps final entry in the long-running franchise. Successfully maintaining the conventional wisdom that…
Paramount Pictures and Lions Gate Films have teamed to co-produce "The Prince and the Freshman," a romantic comedy to star Julia Stiles. Martha Coolidge will direct, with production to begin in March.
Insolvent German post-production and film group Das Werk continues to sell off assets as it seeks to shrink operations.