SAG is warning members not to expect a favorite awards-season perk -- free admission to movies up for awards.
Disney is near a double deal with writer-director Randall Wallace for his historical epic "Love and Honor." Accord will guarantee a greenlight for a film to begin filming in the fall for a Christmas…
Kevin Kline is set to play composer and songwriter Cole Porter in "De-Lovely," a biopic to be directed by Irwin Winkler. United Artists is financing and holds worldwide rights to the film, which…
Jersey Films will disband when its deal with Universal Pictures expires at the end of 2003. Partners Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher will no longer work with each other on an exclusive…
Veteran producer Lynda Obst has formed an alliance with producer Michael Besman ("About Schmidt") at her Paramount-based shingle and reupped her deal with the studio.
The two "Lord of the Rings" pics have given upstart Dutch indie A-Film Distribution the muscle to kick out another homegrown rival, RCV Entertainment, to become the third largest distributor in…
A student-made feature is fulfulling a school mandate to breathe life into the South African film industry -- and winning fest invitations as well.
Three South African film offices -- in the Cape, Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal -- will sign a memorandum of understanding with the goals of working toward cooperation rather than competition between the…
Crime paid off big time over the weekend as conman caper "Catch Me if You Can" ran away from the competition in the U.K., Germany, Austria and Italy, and in its soph session in Spain.
Paramount has pulled its trailer for "The Core," which shows the Space Shuttle in jeopardy, but the studio is holding to its March 28 release date for the sci-fi thriller.