"Poppoya," a sentimental story of a small-town station master, rode the express train through the 23rd edition of Japan's key movie awards Friday night, picking up best picture and a slew of other…
Jason Lee will co-star with Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt in MGM's "The Breakers," a comedy about a mother-daughter team of con artists.
They may have come to BevHills from diverse perspectives and corners of the globe, but participants in Monday's luncheon for Oscar nominees all mouthed the exact same line: This isn't a competition…
The hair-raising career of deposed Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega surpassed even the surreal creations of many Latin American novelists, making him a natural movie subject -- a fact fully…
Disney has risen to the chance of making "Raising Helen," snagging the comic pitch from scribes Patrick Clifton and Beth Rigazio for a low- to mid-six-figure sum.
Former Universal Pictures chairman and CEO Casey Silver has agreed to produce "Hopeless to Hardcore," the as-yet-unpublished memoir of military affairs writer and retired Col. David Hackworth.
The star of the overseas box office over the weekend was BVI's "Toy Story 2," which in a $9 million weekend, blew all competish aside in Japan to bow with a top spot $3.8 million from 364 prints.
"American Beauty" won the best-picture award from the Chicago Film Critics, while the pic's helmer Sam Mendes and actor Kevin Spacey also won in their categories. The film's Wes Bentley won for most…
Alec Baldwin is in talks to play the supporting role of Col. Dolittle in the Michael Bay/Jerry Bruckheimer film “Pearl Harbor.” If he signs, Baldwin will join Josh Hartnett and Ben Affleck, the pic's…
Miramax Films has joined Columbia Pictures as a partner in "The Shipping News," the Lasse Hallstrom-directed adaptation of the 1994 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Annie Proulx.