Much dross has been served up under the mockdoc moniker -- especially since "The Blair Witch Project" became the most imitable indie ever -- but "Gang Tapes" manages to pull off a conceit previously…
William Hanna, the former engineer who became one half of the best-known team in the history of animation, died Thursday at his home in North Hollywood. He was 90.
Scaffolding erected along the red carpet at the Shrine Auditorium for coverage of Sunday's Academy Awards collapsed Thursday, injuring five people, one critically.
Todd Black and Jason Blumenthal's Escape Artists has acquired the Richard McBrien thriller spec with the working title "Nautica" in a mid-six-figure deal.
Scribe Don Scott has closed a trio of deals: One, with Tapestry Films, is for original pitch "Team Fabulous," for which he will be paid a six-figure sum.
The Walt Disney Co. has purchased psychological thriller "The Mystic," a pitch from scribes Scott Derrickson and Paul Boardman, to be produced by Lauren Lloyd.
A pair of shorts by indie L.A. helmer Charles Burnett are among 36 "orphan" pics or footage that will benefit from grants announced Wednesday by the National Film Preservation Foundation, a…
Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep has signed on to play a small role in the Steven Spieiberg helmed "Minority Report," which starts production today. The Fox-DreamWorks co-production stars Tom…
Telefonica Media's Spanish broadcaster Antena 3 (A3) has created pic production house Ensueno Films, which looks set to figure among the most powerful film financiers in the territory.
The studios are fretting about a new strike-related headache: What actions are open to them if the Screen Actors Guild bars its stars from promoting their summer films?
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