Even before it produces box office returns, "A Civil Action" may produce civil actions.
The recent choice of "The Grandfather" as Spain's submission for the foreign-language-film Oscar competition sees director Jose Luis Garci listed for the fifth time (he won in 1983 with "To Live…
Veteran B movie filmmaker Roger Corman, who is producing 22 one-hour segments of his "Black Scorpion" adventure series for television, is combining a two-part segment, which co-stars Soupy Sales and…
Producer Jason Clark has formed Ways and Means Prods. to develop and produce two to three feature pics a year.
A pleasant cross-cultural comedy with just the right dose of mutual Franco-American joshing, "American Cuisine" follows the trajectory of a self-taught young cook from New York who apprentices with a…
Walt Disney Television Animation pulled in no fewer than 25 nominations for the Intl. Animated Film Society's 26th annual Annie Awards, to be held Friday at the Alex Theater in Glendale.
With an eye toward an eventual Oscar season relaunch, DreamWorks is taking the unusual step of pulling all but two prints of "Saving Private Ryan" from domestic theaters today.
New Line has purchased "The Flow," a script about the inner workings of the hip-hop business to be directed by "Boyz N the Hood" helmer John Singleton.
Members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. nixed changes in its bylaws that would have permitted Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe Award for best foreign film.
Saying it needs more time to trim the fat from its porker, Universal Pictures has canceled Sunday's benefit preem of "Babe: Pig in the City." U representatives said the decision was necessitated by…
DreamWorks is in negotiations with the American Cinematheque to make the newly restored Egyptian Theatre its exclusive Hollywood engagement for "The Prince of Egypt" when the animated pic opens…