The 6th Day" is a mostly standard-issue latter-day Arnold Schwarzenegger actioner spiked with a creepily plausible cloning angle. Sporting more fights, chases, gadgetry, effects and general mayhem…
Ami Dolenz and Steve Parlavecchio ("Bandwagon") will star in "Mr. Id," currently shooting in Chicago. The actors star as drug addicts, with Dolenz taking the role of a crack-addled streetwalker and…
The American Film Institute has tapped Barbra Streisand to receive the 2001 AFI Life Achievement Award, which will be presented Feb. 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
New Line Cinema has closed a two-pic writing deal with scribes Christian Gudegast and Paul Scheuring ("Mexicali"). Pact is for a sequel to "Diablo" as well as for a second pic, yet to be decided.
NeuroTrash.com has launched a management arm through which it will represent the careers of digital content creators and develop projects inhouse and with other Web production companies. Los…
The New York Comedy Film Festival kicked off Wednesday with the premiere of "The Independent," starring Janeane Garofalo and Jerry Stiller. The fest will continue through Saturday with comedy acts, a…
Hoping to position itself ahead of the pack when online movie distribution finds mass audiences, CinemaNow today bows a secure, pay-per-view service with Microsoft's Windows Media and streaming…
The troubled North American exhibition industry continued to dog the fortunes of Imax Corp., as the beleaguered large-format film company reported an expected third-quarter loss.
The Walt Disney Co. has nabbed the comedy "Minute Men" from rising-star scribes David Diamond and David Weissman, slapping down a high-six against low-seven figures.
Business affairs vet Vicki Cherkas has ankled Miramax for GreeneStreet Films, where she'll assume a new post as head of business affairs, new ventures and business development.
Pixar Animation Studios has kicked off production on "Finding Nemo," its fifth computer-animated co-production with Walt Disney Pictures.