HKM Films, the feature arm of L.A.-based commercial house HKM Prods., has just put its first two features into production under the guidance of producer and senior VP Alexis Magagni-Seely.
Bob Odenkirk and David Cross, who topline HBO's "Mr. Show With Bob & David" and did a near-naked turn on last weekend's Comic Relief telethon, are now ready to show their stuff on the bigscreen.
Twentysomething thesp Danny Masterson has joined the cast of New Line Cinema's romance "Town and Country," which begins shooting toward the end of this month.
United News & Media has signaled that it will close down First Independent Films, the U.K. theatrical and video distrib, by the end of this year, unless it can find a buyer within the next fortnight.
Kirsten Dunst and Josh Hartnett will star in the black comedy "The Virgin Suicides," which is being produced by Francis Ford Coppola and directed by his daughter, Sofia.
The reigning No. 1 box office movie, "The Truman Show," became the focus of a multimillion-dollar suit on Tuesday when a New York playwright accused Paramount Pictures of stealing his 1992…
While most heavy hitters continued to steer clear of the World Cup-whacked overseas box office, "Grease" was the word in Singapore and South Africa, where UIP staged the foreign debuts of pic's 20th…
Mexican Carlos Salces' short feature "In the Mirror of the Sky" took the top plaudit at the 26th Huesca Film Festival, which closed Saturday.
Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane" was crowned the "greatest American movie" in a poll conducted by the American Film Institute under the banner "100 Years ... 100 Movies," part of an extensive campaign…
Patsy Kensit and Balthazar Getty have joined Daryl Hannah in first-time helmer Nickolas Perry's "Speedway Junky." The low-budget race drama is being exec produced by Gus Van Sant and financed by…
The Portland, Ore., Creative Conference will return for its ninth year Sept. 17-19, with speakers such as Oscar-winning "English Patient" producer Saul Zaentz and "Good Will Hunting" director Gus Van…