Mutual Film Intl. head Pamela Pickering has ankled her post to become president of sales and distribution for Initial Entertainment Group.
Swedish sales outfit NonStop Sales has acquired worldwide rights for FinalCut Entertainment's "Dream," starring Sinead Cusack, which will be launched at the upcoming Cannes Intl. Film Festival.
In her first starring film role in a decade, Oscar-winning "Paper Moon" star Tatum O'Neal will join Tim Curry, Julian Sands and "Party of Five" star Lacey Chabert in "The Scoundrel's Wife," a film…
Wayne Wang's "The Center of the World" is sure to invite comparisons to "Last Tango in Paris" and other envelope pushers in the Sexual Content Dept. Neither major objet d'art nor glorified hunk o'…
Crown Media Holdings will shell out about $820 million to buy 700 titles from the Hallmark Entertainment miniseries and telepic library, which includes high-rated minis such as "Gulliver's Travels,"…
Access Motion Picture Group has firmed distribution plans for its inaugural release, "Dinner Rush," directed by Bob Giraldi.
Heinz Thym, head of internal sales, marketing and acquisitions for the RTL Group subsidiary CLT/Ufa Intl., is ankling his post to set up a new sales, production and financing company.
While programmers of the Cannes Film Festival are scrambling to flesh out the lineup prior to Wednesday's announcement, Venice fest topper Alberto Barbera is believed to have secured the world…
Fourteen-year-old rap star Lil' Bow Wow is poised to make his bigscreen debut in "Like Mike," a spec script by Michael Elliot that Fox optioned Friday for $250,000 against $500,000.
Those "Spy Kids" managed to levitate a third straight week atop the box office charts, but the spring scramble produced its share of surprises.