A drag comedy laced with numerous low-comedy set pieces, "Big Momma's House" sees Martin Lawrence follow his former co-star Eddie Murphy into the salon for a heavy prosthetic makeover. This routine…
"Being John Malkovich" director Spike Jonze will be crowned this year's Best New Filmmaker at the 2000 MTV Movie Awards.
Embracing all the strengths and weaknesses of cinema verite, Robert Stone's "American Babylon" observes the supposedly new and improved Atlantic City, N.J., and finds a bizarrely schizoid burg…
Mira Sorvino is in talks to star in “Wisegirls”; she has no plans to star in “Joan of Arc.” Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. * * * Jack Whittingham was the original screenwriter of the…
Selma Blair ("Cruel Intentions") is in final negotiations to star in New Line Cinema's untitled Todd Solodnz pic, slated to start lensing in late July.
MGM will turn the volume knob up to 11 in September with a limited theatrical re-release and special DVD edition of "This is Spinal Tap."
Universal Pictures has re-inked with writer-producer-helmer Alan Parker's Dirty Hands shingle for another two-year, first-look deal.
Already home to the prestigious Maui Writers Conference held over Labor Day weekend, the Valley Isle this week inaugurates its first major film festival with some 20 films and docs shown at two…
DreamWorks extended its 2000 hot streak by dominating the May B.O. Studio kicked off the summer by gobbling up 28.8% of the May movie market. Its tally for May 1-29 was $176.3 million. Disney…
Alcon Prods. is in final negotiations to preemptively purchase the action pitch "Bait" from scribe Christian Darren, based on the novel by Kenneth Abel, for mid-six figures.
MGM is negotiating with Reese Witherspoon ("Pleasantville," "Election") to star in "Legally Blonde," an adaptation of the comic novel by Amanda Brown.