Aidan Quinn has committed to star in "Stolen Summer" for Miramax and HBO. Script won Project Greenlight, the online screenwriting contest hosted by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's entertainment Netco…
Helmer Jean-Pierre Jeunet's $10.3 million fantasy-romance "Amelie of Montmartre" took in more than $6 million in its first week on 432 screens as French films continue to storm the domestic box…
Vince Liebhart and Tom Alberg were the casting directors for the film Revolution #9. Information was incorrect in Monday’s paper. * * * Kevin Williamson’s production company is Outerbanks Ent…
Phoenix Pictures has nabbed the feature film rights to Donald Westlake's novel "Bad News" and is in talks with Milos Forman to direct a film version.
Angelina Jolie probably won't be slam dunking over Kobe Bryant in her role as "Tomb Raider's" Lara Croft. But the pic's distributor, Paramount, has engineered a singular alliance with the National…
Scott Toay has been tapped veep of branch operations and administration at 20th Century Fox's domestic theatrical distribution division as part of a recent restructuring. Toay will be responsible for…
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"The Mummy Returns" in a very big way. Considerably more elaborate and spectacular in its special effects than was the film that brought Universal's musty corpse back to life two years ago, this…
South African cinema chain Ster-Kinekor is cutting back after burning its fingers in a number of offshore ventures and seeing a 10% fall-off in local auds.
James Woods has signed on to play a role recently left vacant by Marlon Brando in Dimension Films' "Scary Movie 2." Currently in production, "Scary Movie 2" is helmed by Keenen Ivory Wayans and stars…
"Kings of Comedy" star Bernie Mac is at the center of an untitled Disney pitch deal for a comedy to be written by Bennie Richburg and Jeff Dyson.
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