Disney has risen to the chance of making "Raising Helen," snagging the comic pitch from scribes Patrick Clifton and Beth Rigazio for a low- to mid-six-figure sum.
Brandon Pope has joined Josh and Jonas Pate's USA Films-based Rockfish Films as a partner in the company. He will oversee all film production at the company and act as producer on all Pate projects.
Urban do-gooders and their pet causes --- the saving of whales and rain forests and civil rights --- are Nicky Silver's pet peeves in his latest play, "The Altruists," a typical slice of the…
Make no mistake about it, Marc Anthony is a spectacularly talented singer whose rabid fans (marked by a predominance of swooning young women) will clearly follow him from his salsa base into the…
A mere 30 years or so after joining the front rank of American playwrights, Sam Shepard looks to have his first Broadway hit courtesy of Matthew Warchus' blistering new revival of "True West."
(International sales: Bavaria Film Intl., Geiselgasteig, Munich.) Produced by Werner Possardt. Executive producer, Viola Jaeger. Co-producers, Wolfgang Braun, Christoph Ott, Michael Weber.
The Santa Barbara Film Festival concluded its 15th edition Sunday with the presentation of awards to an array of pictures.
Using Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman as a vehicle to explore America's counterculture, "Steal This Movie" is a valiant but seriously flawed attempt to belie the notion that if you remember what you did…
Executive producer, Nicolas Daguet.
Reviewed at Cinequest San Jose Film Festival, Feb. 25, 2000. Running time: 97 MIN.