Attempting to etch an atmospheric tale of possession in the big city, writer-helmer Ian Merrick makes the usual would-be-thriller missteps in "The Sculptress." Overlong San Francisco-set indie, while…
Steven Reuther's Bel Air Entertainment has made a writer out of Rocket Video clerk Jay Friedman with its preemptive mid- against high-six purchase of the heist script "Diamond Dogs."
British cinematographer Billy Williams has been tapped as winner of the International Achievement Award from the American Society of Cinematographers.
Hunt Lowry's Gaylord Films, which recently struck a first-look deal with Warner Bros., has enlisted Naomi Foner to pen a screen adaptation of Etta Shiber's novel "Paris Underground."
Gene Hackman has committed to star for director Wes Anderson in the Disney comedy "The Royal Tenenbaums," a move that should set off a chain reaction of negotiations for a top-notch ensemble cast…
Warners Bros. Pictures has acquired domestic distribution rights to the Australian comedy "The Dish," which made its world preem last month at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival. Although the quirky pic…
The real-life career and 1996 murder of crusading Dublin journalist Veronica Guerin gets an adequate tribute in "When the Sky Falls," a fictional drama-thriller based on her final years. Realistic…
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has announced key dates for the 58th annual Golden Globe Awards.
Epsilon, a production entity owned by Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset, looks set to take continental Euro rights on a number of Franchise Pictures' titles.
Salma Hayek makes a merely efficient Spanish-lingo debut in Antonio Cuadri's frenetic screwball comedy "Living It Up." Pic remains too tightly locked into the tried and tested, with its breathless…
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