Greg Silverman has been named VP of production at Warner Bros. Pictures. Silverman, who returns to Warners after an exec stint at Revolution Studios, will supervise feature development and production…
Monday's official box office data showed there'd been an unusually high number of wrong estimates of three-day grosses this weekend as viewing of TV football telecasts spiked.
Indie production/distribution company MDP Worldwide has acquired the screenplay "Havoc" by Oscar winner Stephen Gaghan ("Traffic").
The Costume Designers Guild has tapped eight features, including blockbuster "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," and eight TV programs as nominees for excellence in costume design awards.
The author himself may not be that popular in certain circles, but acclaim for Jonathan Franzen's "The Corrections" continues. Novel about an unhappy Midwestern family is a finalist for the National…
Building developer Central City Studios has won the contract to build Melbourne's much-needed film and TV hub, it was revealed Wednesday local time.
The American Film Institute has named Wendy Braitman to head the new Silver: AFI/Discovery Documentary Film Festival, which kicks off in Silver Spring, Md., in June 2003.
DreamWorks has optioned a series of 27 novels by Donald Hamilton about debonair spy Matt Helm.
Still trying to salvage what is left of the one-time German minimajor, cash-strapped film group Kinowelt has sold off an 8% stake in Marburg-based video-on-demand company Media(netCom) for $3 million.
The romantic pairing -- on and off screen -- of Tom Cruise and Penelope Cruz ensured lusty but not exceptional bows for "Vanilla Sky" over the weekend, while the Brad Pitt/Robert Redford combo gave…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Gordon E. Sawyer Award -- presented each year to an individual whose technological contributions have brought credit to the motion picture industry -…