Bobby and Peter Farrelly will be among the jurors at the seventh annual Nantucket Film Festival, with Adrienne Shelley ("Urban Legends"), and scribe Oren Moverman ("Jesus' Son."). Group will judge…
The illegal downloading of movies on the Internet is up 20% over last year, according to a new study released by Internet research firm Viant.
In a deal valued at roughly $1 million, IBM has sold 150 high-end computer workstations to Weta Digital, the Oscar-winning f/x house creating the visuals for the next two installments of New Line's…
Phoenix Pictures has put on a full-court press for "Hardcourt," a legal thriller by scribe Mark L. Smith.
DreamWorks' computer animation and special f/x subsid PDI is expanding into a new San Francisco location, leasing 120,000 square feet in a building partly owned by Credit Suisse.
Imagine Entertainment chair Brian Grazer will receive the 2002 Help Humanitarian Award at the Teddy Bear Picnic, the annual spring Luncheon of the Help Group, an organization serving children with…
IFC Films has acquired North American rights to Catherine Breillat's "Sex Is Comedy," the opening-night selection of the Directors' Fortnight in the Cannes Film Festival.
Hard-boiled entertainment is leavened with a distinctively Aussie sense of humor in "The Hard Word," a slick genre item from writer-director Scott Roberts. With Guy Pearce as a veteran bank robber…
The disadvantages of robbing Peter to pay Paul are explored with restraint in "The Adversary." Thesp-turned-helmer Nicole Garcia's fourth feature is a fictionalized account of what might have made…
It may not soar consistently enough to be considered the "Airplane!" of blaxploitation pics -- "I'm Gonna Git You, Sucka!" (1988) remains the top contender for that label -- but "Undercover Brother"…
Miramax Films has acquired worldwide rights to non-narrative art film "Naqoyqatsi," produced by Lawrence Taub and Joe Beirne and directed by Godfrey Reggio.