In an unusual twist, the only place the special edition of Dimension's "Spy Kids" will be offered for the foreseeable future is in movie theaters.
U.S. rights for "Audition," the new pic from Japanese helmer Takashi Miike, has been picked up by Vitagraph Films, the distribution arm of the American Cinematheque.
ShowBizData.com has partnered with the Video Software Dealers Assn.'s VidTrac rental revenue tracking system to create a service offering customized reports reflecting a film's box office gross and…
Hallmark is to begin work on the $40 million "Thief of Baghdad," the most expensive film ever shot in India, at the end of the year.
Hindi-lingo pic "Ashoka the Great" will screen at the Venice Intl. Film Fest as India's official entry.
Paramount Classics co-president and former Fine Line Features prexy Ruth Vitale will complete the 58th Venice Intl. Film Festival's Opera Prima jury headed by French director Cedric Kahn.
Miramax Films is preparing to throw its full weight behind a mighty Oscar campaign for the Gallic smash "Amelie From Montmartre" - and director Jean-Pierre Jeunet and star Audrey Tautou must be…
Universal Pictures has paid low-six figures to pick up the tentatively titled pitch "Hands of Time" from scribe Joanna Johnson.
Paramount has reunited the team behind the Chris Farley/David Spade comedy "Tommy Boy," paying high six figures against seven figures for "Venus Down," a comic pitch to be scripted by Peter Segal and…
The first movie in the "Star Trek" franchise will become the first in the series to get special edition treatment on DVD when Paramount Home Entertainment introduces "Star Trek: the Motion Picture -…
New Line Cinema has paid low- against mid-six figures for "Da Unknown Soldier," an action spec from "Scary Movie" scribe Phil Beauman.