Resorts in places like Maui, Aspen and Vail are plenty posh, but they lack even the most basic moviegoing amenities. The theater floors are sticky, the sight lines obscured and the screens noticeably…
Pathe Pictures has been given the greenlight from the Film Council for another three years of Lottery franchise funding. Pathe is the second of the U.K.'s three lotto franchises to pass its midterm…
Brian Grazer, producer of two of the year's top-grossing pics in "The Grinch" and "Nutty Professor II," will receive this year's David O. Selznick Award from the Producers Guild of America. Grazer…
BBC Films is in negotiations with MM Media Capital Partners (MCP) for a $300 million fund to co-finance big-budget movies.
Phoenix Pictures has tapped scripter Brent Hanley to pen a bigscreen adaptation of the children's bestseller "Holes" for Andrew Davis to direct.
She's only 29 and has produced just two films, but Bruna Papandrea is believed to have been offered the plum job of head of production/development for the London-based joint-venture between Sydney…
In a year where award handicappers agree that no one film is dominating the landscape, the upcoming Golden Globes is a studio's godsend. Since the mid-1950s, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has…
Marking the emergence of a new and potentially aggressive international movie producer in Spain, the Planeta Group, the largest publishing company in the Spanish-speaking world, has entered pic…
Kira Goldberg has been tapped a creative exec at Mark Johnson Prods.
The directors of German skinhead pic "Oi! Warning" have been forced to cancel appearances after receiving death threats from skinheads angered by the pic's gay theme.
Columbia Pictures media relations senior veepee Susan Tick has been promoted to the new position of senior veepee of corporate communications for parent company Sony Pictures Entertainment. She will…