The company behind the $20 million animated TV series "Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future" has advanced plans to make a feature based on the classic British comicbook hero, possibly in partnership with…
It's still light years away from the big market festivals, but Karlovy Vary shows signs of becoming an attractive spot for business on an intimate scale.
Mark Urman, the Gotham-based prexy of feature projects for Lions Gate Films Releasing, has exited the company to pursue other interests.
Production and management firm Mosaic Media Group has inked a deal to combine with Family Tree Entertainment, an urban music management company whose clients include hit rap outfit Outkast and singer…
Screenwriter Scott Sturgeon, writer-director Marius Balchunas, attorney-novelist John Veague and attorney Eric Koskin have teamed up to form production and financing entity 2Loop Films.
Carlo Bernasconi, the head of Medusa Film and one of Premier Silvio Berlusconi's closest associates, died of heart trouble late Thursday or early Friday. He was 57.
Producer Edward S. Feldman, Diane Warren, thesp Shannon Elizabeth and casting director David Rubin will be feted during the fifth annual Hollywood Film Festival, which runs Aug. 2-6.
Get your incentives in place. And quickly. That was the message coming from the Variety-sponsored panel on film production held Saturday as part of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival.
Even before its release, marketing efforts on behalf of "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" seemed at best scattershot. One major critic who'd been invited to see the Steven Spielberg film alone had to…
Miramax Films has acquired U.S. and U.K. distribution rights to "Undisputed," an action drama starring Ving Rhames and Wesley Snipes.
"Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within" is the first major release to feature an entire cast of computer-generated human characters. This bigscreen adaptation of the long-popular interactive computer…