Much dross has been served up under the mockdoc moniker -- especially since "The Blair Witch Project" became the most imitable indie ever -- but "Gang Tapes" manages to pull off a conceit previously…
Now that Kevin Costner, David Arquette and Christian Slater have joined the roll call via "3000 Miles to Graceland," you might figure any fun value inherent in Elvis impersonation is gonesville…
Palm Pictures/sputnik7 has acquired Doug Pray's club DJ documentary "Scratch." The pic will move through Palm's theatrical and DVD-homevideo distribution, and sputnik7's digital and Web distribution…
Cameras have started to roll on "I am Dina," the latest pic by "Nightwatch" helmer Ole Bornedal. Germany's Gemini Film is co-producing the Euro project, which stars Gerard Depardieu and Marie…
Greg Hoffman has been appointed executive VP of production for Lynda Obst's Paramount-based shingle. Hoffman, reporting to Obst, will be involved with development, production and the packaging of…
Cowboy Booking Intl. and Antidote Films' co-venture, Code Red, created to procure and support the release of significant art films and docus, has acquired North American rights to Kiyoshi Kurosawa's…
Fifty-three minutes longer than the original, Francis Ford Coppola's director's cut of his classic "Apocalypse Now" will find its way into theaters later this year via Miramax Films.
The Swedish Film Institute is backing two new features, Mikael Hafstrom's "To Live Life" and Baker Karim's "Four Women."
Just three days before the spotlight turns on Hollywood for the 73rd annual Academy Awards, scaffolding in front of the Shrine Auditorium collapsed, injuring five people. People at the scene said a…
The first Asian Intl. Digital Film Festival, with 200 entries from all over the world including 70 from India, will be hosted in New Delhi beginning Monday.
French producer and distributor Pathe is in negotiations to buy Village Roadshow's French and Swiss movie theaters, according to the director of Village Roadshow France.