Artisan's psychological thriller solved the mystery of the exclusives roster and topped the list for the first time with grosses of $47,707 on three screens in New York and Los Angeles.
Academy Award nominee Lena Olin has joined the cast of Universal's upcoming "Mystery Men." The actress joins William Macy, Geoffrey Rush, Hank Azaria and Janeane Garofalo in the Kinka Usher pic.
Sofia Coppola's surreal story of California high school girls, "Lick the Star," and David Ondaatje's Hitchcockian thriller, "Waiting For Dr. MacGuffin," will represent the U.S. in the 55th Venice…
Dynamite debuts by "Armageddon," "The X-Files" and "Lethal Weapon 4" fueled another explosive frame at the foreign wickets.
The head of Russia's oldest studio, St. Petersburg-based Lenfilm, said its production had stopped entirely because of financing shortfalls, and the studio is threatened with closure.
HBO is introducing a new film and script competition: Martha's Flavor Fest, which will showcase issues and themes relevant to the African-American community, to be held Aug. 19-21 in Martha's…
Buoyed by the record-breaking success of "Titanic," film distribution revenue in Japan was up by 23.3% for the first half of 1998, compared with year-ago results, a Japanese financial daily has…
David Kuhn, the features and special issues editor of the New Yorker, is ankling to follow his former boss Tina Brown to Miramax Films.
Actress-filmmaker Daphna Kastner's "Spanish Fly" marks a step backward from her debut romantic comedy,"French Exit." The tale of a woman researching a book on male machismo in Spain is a tad too…
Robert Rehme, who started out in showbiz as a 16-year-old theater usher in his native Cincinnati, has been re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
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