Scintillating debuts by "The Sixth Sense," the James Bond caper, "American Pie," "Sleepy Hollow" and "Double Jeopardy" kept the home fires burning at cinemas overseas last weekend.
Miramax Films has seized the film rights to the bestselling children's book "Ella Enchanted" by Gail Carson Levine.
Guy Green, who won an Academy Award in 1946 for his cinematography in "Great Expectations," has been chosen to receive this year's President's Award from the American Society of Cinematographers.
For the indies, 1999 held a mixed bag of surprises. Despite "The Blair Witch Project's" astonishing $142 million domestic gross, the year was actually crunch time: overall independent film box office…
Some sort of truth is emerging at Warner Bros. and Disney, and it may be "The Ugly Truth," a script penned by Nicole Eastman and being seriously considered by helmer Barry Sonnenfeld, actress Gwyneth…
Christine Fugate's 1999 Slamdance Film Fest docu, "The Girl Next Door," has found a domestic distributor in indie shingle Intercon Pictures.
Beau Flynn's Bandeira Entertainment has secured a two-year extension to their first-look, non-exclusive deal with DreamWorks SKG.
Steven Spielberg and Gwyneth Paltrow have been tapped presenters at this year's 57th annual Golden Globe Awards. The two snagged Globes during last year's kudocast -- Spielberg for best director…
Film producer Christine Vachon will be honored with the second "Filmmaker on the Edge" award at the Provincetown Intl. Film Festival, to be held June 15-18.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the college thriller "I Would Die for You" from first-time scribes Markus Redmond and Ivy Williams.