Artisan Entertainment's co-CEO Amir Malin and Miramax Films' co-chair Harvey Weinstein will do a dirty dance of their own with "Dirty Dancing 2," a theatrical remake of the 1987 hit.
FilmAxis, a virtual film market and resource service that delivers information to its subscribers via satellite on a private broadband network, has hired two film execs to manage sales and content…
"The Seagull" is certainly an appropriate choice for an actor-driven company like the Actor's Co-op, since the play marked the beginning of Chekhov's fruitful collaboration with Stanislavsky. There's…
Musicvid and commercial helmer Russell Bates will make his feature film directing debut on "Freddy Got Fingered" for New Regency and 20th Century Fox.
David Twohy, helmer of the surprise hit "Pitch Black," has inked with Miramax and Dimension Films to write and direct "Proteus." Twohy will also write and direct a second film for Dimension and a…
In the darkly comic "Nurse Betty," Neil LaBute puts aside the intense explorations of misogyny that dominated his earlier films and immerses himself in a lighter romantic fable that deals with the…
The American Film Institute on Thursday appointed Christian Gaines as director of the AFI Los Angeles Intl. Film Festival. He succeeds Jon Fitzgerald, who recently took a position at iFilm.
Despite a flurry of executive departures over the past year at Gallic major Gaumont, the company is maintaining ties to some of its former employees via a series of production deals.
Holding auds hostage with the threat of worsening comedy by the minute, "Held Up" is a shoddy vehicle for Jamie Foxx to ride into the summer season on. Crime comedy harkens back in every way to…
Paul Schiff, whose producing resume includes "Rushmore" and "My Cousin Vinny," is closing his Disney-based production company and joining Propaganda Films.