Organizers for the budget-pressed Tokyo Intl. Film Festival unveiled the lineup for the Oct. 31-Nov. 8 event, which will be highlighted by the first public screening of the Brad Pitt-starrer "Meet…
The buoyant fall season abroad went up a couple of notches last weekend as "The Truman Show" had high-rating foreign preems, "Saving Private Ryan" conquered Japan and "Godzilla" closed in on $200…
Vet documentarian and NYU professor George Stoney will receive the Intl. Documentary Assn.'s Preservation & Scholarship Award at the IDA's 14th annual awards bash on Oct. 30.
AFI Fest '98, running Oct. 22-31, will be top heavy with world and U.S. premieres including new films by John Landis and Claude Chabrol and such acclaimed international titles as France's "Dream Life…
Warner Bros.' Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan starrer "You've Got Mail" will preem at this year's ShowEast confab, being held Oct. 19-22 at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City.
A feel-good "Orpheus" for the late '90s, "What Dreams May Come" represents a heaping serving of metaphysical gobbledygook wrapped in a physically striking package.
Arthur Chang's Kingman Films says it's prepping three features in the $5 million to $10 million range, and the company has a new development director to help make them happen.
Director Bharat Nalluri, whose previous films include "Killing Time" and "Downtime," will helm the third installment in "The Crow" urban Gothic anthology for Miramax Films' genre banner Dimension…
Film and TV actor/director Tim Matheson has joined the cast of Castle Rock Entertainment's comedy-drama "The Story of Us."
Newcomer James DeBello has joined the cast of New Line Cinema's "Detroit Rock City," which begins production in mid-October.
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Robert Rehme has announced the chairs of the 37 standing committees who will serve during the 1998-99 fiscal year.