"City of Angels," Warner Bros' remake of Wim Wenders' "Wings of Desire," hit a cume of $101.7 million over the weekend, making it the 12th film of the year to pass the $100 million mark overseas.
Jonathan Taylor Thomas, who exited "Home Improvement" after eight seasons, will star with Ellen Burstyn, Kevin Pollak and Mark Hamill in the indie feature "Walking Across Egypt."
Good Machine Intl.'s controversial suburban tale "Happiness" topped the exclusives roster in its first full weekend.
Kirsten Dunst has signed to star as the female lead in "The Crow: Salvation," the third installment of producer Ed Pressman's supernatural franchise for Dimension Films.
"Flubber" helmer Les Mayfield has signed to direct Martin Lawrence in "The Blue Streak" for Columbia Pictures. Daniel Melnick, Neal Moritz and Toby Jaffe are producers on the project.
Joan Hickson, an actress best known for her television portrayal of the shrewd detective Miss Marple, died Saturday in London. She was 92. Hickson’s acting career began in 1927, but her biggest break…
Director Peter Hyams is set to replace Marcus Nispel on Beacon Communications' supernatural thriller "End of Days," starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The Nortel Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival has tapped Monica Breckenbridge as director of feature film programming.
Nia Long will star opposite Omar Epps and LL Cool J in Miramax Films’ “In Too Deep.” Pic begins shooting early next month, with Michael Rymer directing. She is repped by Innovative Artists’ Craig…
Donald Sutherland's 30-year film career will be spotlighted Oct. 27, and a restoration of the landmark 1927 "Battleship Potemkin" will be screened during the 1998 AFI Film Fest.
The first crop of domestic productions released this fall has met with a uniformly dismal fate in national theaters, but Italy's current box office season is off to a flying start nonetheless, with…