Destination Films has lined up a busy summer production slate with the thriller "The Wheelman" and a greenlight for the Neal Moritz-produced "Slackers," which will be directed by Dewey Nicks.
After a protracted negotiation process, Casey Silver's Gone Fishing Prods. and Universal Pictures have purchased "The Party Professional," a script written by Mark Perez.
On Tuesday Stone Temple Pilots played their first show since singer Scott Weiland's release earlier this year from L.A. County Jail, and he and the rest of STP rose to the occasion by treating the…
The South by South West Film Festival bestowed its awards late Tuesday, though the fest continues in Austin, Texas, through Sunday.
Although its opening was presumably timed to coincide with St. Patrick's Day, at this point in its astonishing career "Riverdance" is really about as Irish as, well, Tsidii Le Loka, the erstwhile…
The venerable Shaw Brothers studio has agreed to sell its film library for HK$600 million ($77 million) to a Malaysian company that aims to become a major Asian media player.
First missing ballots -- now missing statuettes. A shipment of about 40 Oscars has apparently been stolen from the Roadway Express dock in a suburb of L.A.
For much of his quarter-century career, Pat Metheny has been sort of a jazz-world Zelig, taking on the mantle of feedback wrangler as readily as that of New Age noodler. The one role to which he…
Czech helmer Jan Sverak is set to shoot WWII aerial drama "Dark Blue World," his first film since "Kolya," which won the 1996 foreign-language Oscar.
Woody Allen has parted from Jean Doumanian's Sweetland Films, ending one of the most prolific pairings on the specialty film circuit. Sweetland financed his last seven features, including "Small Time…
A teen-skewing take on "Twilight Zone"-style spookiness, "Final Destination" generates a respectable amount of suspense and takes a few unexpected turns while covering familiar territory.