It has faced many competitors, wannabes and emulators, but the annual telecast of Academy Awards remains the biggest awards show on television by a country mile.
It isn't every day that the Sci-Fi Channel, a relative midget in the network primetime universe, is able to land an original series executive produced by the likes of Francis Ford Coppola. But it has…
David Riker's helming debut "La Ciudad" (The City) has scooped up the narrative-feature prize at the sixth South By Southwest Film Festival.
Paramount Pictures has bought Gustin (Ron) Parker's pitch "Typhoid Harry" for Jerry and Janet Zucker to produce. The sought-after broad comedy, about a man who causes disasters wherever he goes, went…
"Arlington Road" is an intelligent, insidiously plotted Hitchcockian thriller directed in souped-up, modern expressionistic style. A study of the bland face of evil that culminates in an…
France and Italy are mounting simultaneous assaults on L.A. audiences in late April. The First Festival of Italian Film will present premieres and in-person tributes to Roberto Benigni, Franco Nero…
"Angel Baby" helmer Michael Rymer will direct Halle Berry and Joanne Baron in the improvisatory indie feature "Victims of Fashion."
Top honors were split at the 14th Guadalajara Muestra, or showcase, of Mexican film, which attracted more international interest than past fests.
Paramount and producer Scott Rudin will remake "The Stepford Wives," the 1974 film adaptation of Ira Levin's horror novel. Par will pay $1 million against $2.5 million for rights to the property.
The biannual First Look Film Festival, presented by USC's School of Cinema-Television, will hold its spring program April 5-8 at the Directors Guild of America.
After a flurry of lengthy meetings over the past few months, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has signed off on architectural and design plans for the Academy's new theater, which should…