Film & Music Entertainment (Fame), a new consortium of film production, licensing and music companies, has announced plans to go public in the third quarter of this year. Comprising the Indigo…
Producer Toonz Animation India has announced the production of Indian-themed animated films. According to president and CEO Bill Dennis, pics will deal with subjects like the Taj Mahal. The studio is…
Mike Macclesfield is retiring as vice president of international sales and development at United Intl. Pictures after 26 years with the company. Among Macclesfield's achievements were the release of…
Robert Manson, former managing director of major Australian exhib Greater Union, left the company last week after declining a role overseeing the chain's European cinemas. Sources said he was under…
Artisan Entertainment has sued filmmaker Roman Polanski, claiming the director absconded with more than $1 million from the film "The Ninth Gate."
Breck Eisner, who recently helmed the Sci Fi Channel pilot "The Invisible Man," is in final negotiations to make his feature helming debut with the quirky sci-fi thriller "El Phantasma" for USA Films.
The "Jerry Maguire" duo may play it again: Tom Cruise is in advanced talks to reteam with Cameron Crowe to star in an untitled love story that Crowe will write and direct.
The DGA East has announced the winners of its sixth annual DGA East Coast Student Filmmakers Awards. Winners of the kudos, which honor minority and women filmmakers from East Coast film schools, each…
AOL Moviefone has inked an exclusive deal to sell tickets and list showtimes for Crown Theaters, Classic Cinemas, KLM Theater Partners, Elttaes Theaters, Colorado Cinema Holdings, Cinema Four and…
Months of speculation over who would take over as topper of the Berlin Intl. Film Festival ended Monday when front-runner candidate Dieter Kosslick was officially confirmed as the successor to Moritz…