Set for his first Oscarcast appearance, Jude Law has been tapped to be a presenter at the Acad kudocast.
"La Maladie de Sachs," vet helmer Michel Deville's adaptation of a Gallic bestseller, won the 53rd annual Prix Melies, the honor given to the best French film of the year by the French Union of Film…
Screen Gems has acquired worldwide rights to "The Brothers," a new screenplay from novelist-screenwriter Gary Hardwick.
The ingredients are all in place, but whether or not Roland Joffe's costumer "Vatel" goes to Cannes -- and if so, in what capacity -- still has to be decided.
Christian Gaines, who since 1996 has guided the Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, has been axed as director of the organization.
Indie shingle PorchLight Entertainment has acquired international, television and homevid distribution rights to "Heartwood," starring Hilary Swank ("Boys Don't Cry") and Jason Robards.
"Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" and "Mad TV" snagged the most nominations announced Monday for the Hollywood Makeup Artist & Hair Stylist Guild Awards for 1999.
P.T. Anderson's "Magnolia" has been in the theaters for two months and has taken the roses and bricks tossed by critics. But no one, fan or foe, has written a word about "the secret" behind its…
In a weekend when a slew of top-drawer titles got shunted to a lower shelf thanks to Disney/Pixar's "Toy Story 2" at the overseas box office, Fox's "The Beach" got a first-class international sendoff.
Outbidding two other studios, Tom Hanks' production shingle at Universal, the Playtone Co., inked a six-figure advance against close to $1 million for "A Cold Case," an article in the Feb. 14 New…
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