Propaganda Films shut down Thursday, another victim of the downturn faced by the media business. All 40 employees, including president Rick Hess, lost their jobs and will have to vacate the firm's…
Paul Mazursky will receive the Robert Wise Director of Distinction Award today at the 16th annual Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival.
Nicole Kidman is in negotiations to topline contemporary thriller "The Forgotten" for Revolution Studios. Pic centers on a woman (Kidman) and a man in their 30s who come together in search of answers…
Hot off an acclaimed performance in David Lynch's "Mulholland Drive," Naomi Watts will next star in "The Ring," the Gore Verbinski-directed DreamWorks remake of the 1998 Japanese horror film "Ringu."
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Friday is the deadline for Golden Globe entry forms.
Vulcan Inc. has hired Richard Hutton as vice president of media development.
A pic about Russian space hero Yuri Gagarin is among projects to be financed by a new $45 million German film fund set up by Warner Bros.' German film distrib, Amsterdam-based Cometstone Pictures and…
Director Nick Hamm ("The Hole") has teamed up with Elisabeth Murdoch's Shine Entertainment to develop a slate of 10 horror movies.
Italy's leading film directors and independent producers have sent an open letter to the state antitrust authority, voicing concerns about the threat to film financing posed by the merger of pay TV…
Dutch Film Festival topper Michiel Berkel is ankling Jan. 1 to launch a consultancy for international co-productions with South African producer Jeremy Nathan.
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