DreamWorks has acquired remake rights to "Forbidden Planet," the seminal 1956 science-fiction film that has drawn the interest of several top filmmakers.
Percentery Endeavor is hawking a remake of the macabre 1971 "Willard" from writer Glen Morgan and writer-director James Wong.
The costly epic that probably drew more flak from critics and industryites than anything else this summer has emerged as the B.O. king of the world.
Reggie Rock Bythewood is negotiating to mount "Biker Boyz" for Fox 2000.
Joaquin Phoenix will star with Mel Gibson in "Signs," the supernatural thriller written and to be directed this fall by M. Night Shyamalan for Touchstone.
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The Australian government's new tax rebate for producers of big-budget films is precisely the kind of clear and simple incentive that Hollywood wanted, according to Oz execs.
DS Entertainment is producing the new ABC reality skein “Future Diary.” Information in Thursday’s paper was incorrect. * * * Year-end box office data was supplied by ACNielsen EDI. Credit was omitted…
Given the names involved, Japanime " Metropolis" fails to fulfill expectations, signaling an offshore career solely on ancillary among high-end buffs of manga-derived animation. Helmer Rintaro's…
The inaugural Greenwich Film Festival kicks off this week with Yale Strom's "On the Q.T.," starring James Earl Jones and Trudie Styler.