Danica Zimmerman has joined animation/design studio Creative Capers in the post of VP of development, where she will oversee live-action and animated projects for both TV and film.
"Angel Exit" by Czech helmer Vladimir Michalek will represent the Czech Republic in competion at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival (July 5-14), program director Eva Zaoralova has announced.
"Bridget Jones's Diary" had a socko soph session in its native U.K. and "Miss Congeniality" won plaudits in Mexico over the weekend while other major markets were marking time, awaiting the late…
Theater operator AMC Entertainment said Friday it plans to use $250 million from a sale of preferred stock to Apollo Management to reduce borrowing on its credit facility and strengthen its balance…
Dear Diary, Had a boffo weekend. The soph session of Miramax/U's "Bridget Jones's Diary" edged out three-time victor "Spy Kids" with $10.5 million as the Renee Zellweger romancer added 610 playdates…
The U.K.'s Film Council has announced several new production appointments.
Not just instantly forgettable, but beginning to fade from memory even as its images still play across the screen, Edward Burns' "Sidewalks of New York" has an offhand, slag-heap virtue that suggests…
The American Museum of the Moving Image in Queens will unspool "The Responsive Eye: The Films of Brian De Palma," the first retrospective of the New Jersey-born director's work, from May 5-27.
A '70s set coming-of-age story, "Alex in Wonder" is a competent but unremarkable look at a teenager's struggle to deal with family, friendship and hormones. Buoyed by a few recognizable names in its…
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