Everything's coming up Sony. Studio broke its own 1997 record $1.27 billion in annual domestic box office by reaching $1.29 billion in year-to-date grosses this weekend. Perf follows six No. 1 hits…
Winchester Films has paid low-against mid-six figures to option pitch "The Eighth Step," to be penned by Thompson Evans.
Indie-financed production entity Ember Entertainment has optioned the rights to three new feature projects -- "Rudy," "Snooze" and "No Hassle, No Haggle" -- as well as one TV property, "Celebrity…
Jeff Lipsky, who founded Lot 47 Films three years ago, has stepped down as president of the company. He will remain as one of the shingle's three board members but will no longer participate in…
The Motion Picture Hall of Fame will open its doors to the public in Los Angeles sometime in 2003, with outposts in New York and the world's foreign film capitals.
Local helmer Even Benestad's documentary "All About My Father" won the Amanda for best film at Norway's Film Awards ceremony Sunday, televised from Haugesund as a prelude to the 30th Intl. Film…
More people will have the opportunity to watch the latest movies of Nicolas Cage and Bruce Willis via video on demand, thanks to an MGM deal giving In Demand the right to sell its theatricals to…
The Biennial Tech Symposium of the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival will be a long way from ski country this year, with a three-day run in Santa Barbara set for Sept. 5-7.
Five filmmakers taking part in a contest sponsored by Perrier have completed their films, which now are on display at Perrier's Web site, whose visitors will vote to pick a winner.
Software maker Final Draft has partnered with interactive TV company GoldPocket Interactive to simplify creation of ITV projects in the latest version of the top-selling scriptwriting program.
Paul Thomas Anderson's "Punch-Drunk Love" has been tapped as the centerpiece film of the 40th annual New York Film Festival.