He stands 13-1/2 inches high, weighs 8-1/2 pounds and is plated with 24-karat gold. Oscar also is a priceless possession -- not just to those who take him home, but also to the nonprofit group that…
Stephen Gilula, one of the most prominent figures in indie film exhibition, has been tapped president of distribution at Fox Searchlight, a newly created post. Move completes a revamping of the…
In a frame jam-packed with new releases, "American Beauty" had winning debuts in Latin America, Sweden and South Korea, while "The Beach" made waves in Italy, Spain and Mexico.
A deal has been inked for scribe Bruce Joel Rubin to pen "Stuart Little II," sequel to the story of a boy who's "somewhat like a mouse."
Studio Canal Plus has entered exclusive negotiations with Pathe for a long-term theatrical distribution partnership in the U.K.
Jesse Peretz's "The Inherited Chateau" has wrapped principal digital photography for GreeneStreet Films and Forensic Films.
Producers Richard and Lili Fini Zanuck know that on March 26, the 72nd Academy Awards will take place as scheduled. In their business, this is the most comforting thought they've had in years.
Annette Bening, a best actress nominee for her role in "American Beauty," has been tapped an Oscar presenter.
The first thought of all successful writers is asking themselves who is their intended audience.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has kicked off its annual Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowship competish, which will award $25,000 prizes to budding screenwriters.
The toppers at Imagine and DreamWorks have been meeting regularly lately on creative projects involving the Web site Pop.com as well as a possible online global film school. The comings and goings of…