John Turturro and Emily Watson are poised to fall in love in Dutch helmer Marleen Gorris' next film, "The Luzhin Defense."
Bruce Willis, riding high on the box office success of "The Sixth Sense," has abruptly dropped out of his next picture, the crime thriller "Ace in the Hole."
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has pledged $520,000 in film production grants to the Tisch School of the Arts' Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at NYU.
Four of the nine fiction feature films made in western Canada to be shown at the Vancouver Intl. Film Festival next month will be world premieres.
With the exception of the magical month of June, German box office figures for the first half of the year show a drop of more than 11% compared with the same period last year, when "Titanic" was very…
Miramax has wasted little time playing the Talk magazine synergy card: The Disney subsid has optioned Mark Ross' "The Last Safari," a feature article in Talk's debut issue.
Joel Schumacher has left vacant the director's chair on "The Apartment," Lakeshore Entertainment's remake of the French thriller "L'Appartement."
Few scenarists in recent memory have generated as much industry heat as "Scream" scribe Kevin Williamson. But that temperature may well plunge to lukewarm once auds bathe in the tepid waters of…
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, who recently appeared in John Sayles' "Limbo," will co-star in the Wolfgang Petersen-helmed "The Perfect Storm" for Warner Bros.
The lineup for the 24th Toronto Intl. Film Festival continues to fall into place, with the addition Tuesday of three world premiere galas, the masters program lineup and two special presentations.
Thomas Schatz has been tapped the first professor at the new Los Angeles Film School.