Oliver Platt will play the deposed champion of Ted Turner's grappling circuit WCW, and Scott Caan will join David Arquette as the tag team hellbent on helping the wrestler regain his title back in…
Destination Films has set a September start date for "Beautiful," the film that will mark Sally Field's directorial debut and will star Minnie Driver.
Will Smith is teeing up to star in Robert Redford's "The Legend of Bagger Vance." The period drama is the story of a war hero and amateur golfer who manages to compete against the nation's top pros…
Meg Ryan has committed to star for director Richard Loncraine ("Richard III") in "This Man This Woman," a drama scripted by Frederic Raphael ("Eyes Wide Shut").
Artisan Entertainment has snatched up the Brian Lynch-penned comedy "Everybody's Dead."
The sleeper success of "The Sixth Sense" may bode well for "Stir of Echoes," another low-key, character-driven supernatural drama with a minimum of graphic violence and an abundance of…
Photographer Pat York has optioned "The Marzipan Pigeon," Alicia Donati's book about a love affair in the New York art scene.
A stuntman's car flying from a springboard overshot its target and killed a cameraman on the set of a French thriller on a Paris street Monday, police said.
Palm Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights to artist-filmmaker Mack 10's "Thicker Than Water."
Britain's Channel Four has inked a worldwide distribution deal with U.S. documentary maker Jonathan Stack.
The better openings by U.S. films overseas last week did not scale great heights, while a sizable number of other debutantes barely got off the ground.