Lasse Hallstrom is in negotiations to direct "Catch Me If You Can" for DreamWorks, with Leonardo DiCaprio in the lead role. A March start is planned.
Lustrous lensing by Mark Lee and typically spirited playing by actress Shu Qi are the only survivors from "Millennium Mambo," a slow, empty, over-mannered snoozer that shows Taiwanese helmer Hou…
Jonathan Bing: The Write Stuff
There's no bottleneck with "Traffic" at USA Home Entertainment. The Academy Award-winning film has generated a record number of orders for USA on both videocassette and DVD, which are being released…
Good sex is more valuable than the most priceless treasure. That's the basic message to be found in veteran Japanese director Shohei Imamura's often charming but ultimately overly elongated "Warm…
Production shingle Lynch/Siderow has optioned the story rights for Jim Thebaut's 1992 HBO documentary, "The Iceman Tapes -- Conversations With a Killer," which the company plans to produce as a…
Kodak-backed f/x house Cinesite Hollywood ("Red Planet," "The X-Men") is expanding into DVD production, launching a new division to be housed inside its Pro-Tek Media Preservation Services Center in…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has tapped Patrick Harrison as New York events director, Academy executive director Bruce Davis said Tuesday.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
The British media company Carlton owns the ITC movie library. Information was incorrect in a story in the April 19 paper.