The new Arnold Schwarzenegger actioner "The Sixth Day" will make its world premiere at the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival on Oct. 28, a few weeks before its November opening in the U.S., festival…
Continuing to accelerate activity on its slate of movies that will shoot before a potential strike next year, the Walt Disney Co. has greenlit scribe Mark Perez's "Country Bears," a comedy developed…
Paul Hancock's World Wide Motion Pictures is expanding into the theatrical distribution biz with the release of "Amy," an Australian film directed by Nadia Tass and starring Rachel Griffiths ("Hilary…
United Intl. Pictures has named Jean-Paul Rougier director of its French subsidiary. He also will be head of distribution in France.
Disney edged Fox for the summer box office crown, with the Mouse House finishing with $390.2 million when final figures were tabulated -- a lead of $1.1 million. Fox tallied $389.1 million.
Mekhi Phifer and Kevin Carroll are starring in the Dimension Films drama "Paid in Full," the feature writing and directing debut of Charles Stone III.
Warner Bros. has ponied up low- against mid-six figures for "In the Wind," a pitch delivered by scribe Oliver Butcher.
Jack Valenti is confident that Hollywood features will be available for secure download via the Internet in as little as one year. On his 26th visit to the Festival of American Cinema, the MPA topper…
Meryl Streep is in negotiations to join Nicolas Cage in the upcoming Columbia Pictures black comedy, "Adaptation."
"Turn It Up" is a hip-hop downer that makes the high-risk high-life of contempo gangstas seem glumly routine. Patently absurd in both the details and larger aspects, the ultraserious pic is…
Norway's state-owned production company Norsk Film commenced principal photography Tuesday on "The Greatest Thing," a $4 million feature based on Norwegian author Bjornstjerne Bjornson's classic…