Helmer Ivan Reitman has been tapped to receive the Cinema Expo 2001 "Award of Excellence in Filmmaking."
Film-TV contract negotiations between actors and studios resume today after a six-day break amid continued expectations that a deal will be worked out without a strike.
Urbanworld Films has picked up international theatrical rights to "King of the Jungle," written and directed by Seth Zvi Rosenfeld and starring John Leguizamo, Rosie Perez, Michael Rapaport…
French helmer Jean-Jacques Annaud will preside over the jury of this year's Deauville Festival of American Film, organizers said Tuesday. France's biggest celebration of American movies will take…
"Amores Perros" (Love's a Bitch) picked up 11 statuettes Monday at the 43rd Ariels, Mexico's highest film honors, winning best pic as well as director and first feature nods for helmer Alejandro…
Steve Kent has been promoted to exec VP, international productions, for Columbia TriStar Intl. TV and will continue to manage locally created shows in the major territories throughout the world.
New York-based production company Snapper Films has forged a three-year deal with Denmark's Smile Entertainment to produce English-lingo features, beginning with thrillers Tom Griffin's "Fidelity,"…
New Line Cinema has enlisted helmer Andy Fleming ("Dick") to direct "American Princess" for the studio, with New Line-based Team Todd on board to produce.
Dennis Hopper is attached to direct and star in "The Night Job," a drama about an ex-con drawn back to the underworld by a crooked cop trying to nail a flamboyant mobster's global art smuggling ring.
Peter Bart: The Backlot
Stacked even against the biggest films in feature-animation history, "Shrek" is no dreck -- and it could prove to be a "Lion."