Director Michael Winterbottom and his producing partner Andrew Eaton are teaming up with Michael Kuhn, former president of Polygram Filmed Entertainment, to launch a Web site design company, Resolve…
The Visual Effects Society will hold its second annual festival July 14-16 at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Leonard H. Goldenson Theater.
The nine-minute short film parody "George Lucas in Love" is outselling Lucas' "Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" on Amazon.com.
FilmAxis, a virtual film market and resource service that delivers information to its subscribers via satellite on a private broadband network, has hired two film execs to manage sales and content…
"The Seagull" is certainly an appropriate choice for an actor-driven company like the Actor's Co-op, since the play marked the beginning of Chekhov's fruitful collaboration with Stanislavsky. There's…
Dennis Quaid has signed to star in "Stranger Than the Wheel," which will be produced with Industry Entertainment and co-financed by Filmtown Entertainment, which will also rep the film's foreign…
Musicvid and commercial helmer Russell Bates will make his feature film directing debut on "Freddy Got Fingered" for New Regency and 20th Century Fox.
In the darkly comic "Nurse Betty," Neil LaBute puts aside the intense explorations of misogyny that dominated his earlier films and immerses himself in a lighter romantic fable that deals with the…
In a reorganization of Scandinavian financier, producer and distributor Scanbox Entertainment, acting chairman Bo Norholm has been named the company's co-chairman, managing director and CEO. The redo…
The American Film Institute on Thursday appointed Christian Gaines as director of the AFI Los Angeles Intl. Film Festival. He succeeds Jon Fitzgerald, who recently took a position at iFilm.
Holding auds hostage with the threat of worsening comedy by the minute, "Held Up" is a shoddy vehicle for Jamie Foxx to ride into the summer season on. Crime comedy harkens back in every way to…