Continuing to ride his "American Beauty" Oscar wave, Kevin Spacey is attached as star and producer to an untitled romantic comedy for Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich's Centropolis Entertainment.
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts is considering whether to move its film awards next year from April to a late-February slot, right in the midst of the Oscar campaign.
Rhys Powys' end-of-millennium drama "31-12-99," a Welsh feature, won the spirit of the festival award at the 21st Celtic Film and Television Festival, at which Welsh and Irish productions dominated…
A federal appeals court in New Orleans has reversed a lower court judgment against theater chain Cinemark USA over sightlines for moviegoers in wheelchairs. Original lawsuit, filed in Texas, charged…
Maxim sibling publication Stuff Magazine has partnered with Lorne Michaels' Burly Bear Network to co-sponsor the cabler's second annual New York Comedy Film Festival, running in September.
Organizers of the 2000 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival have announced a special 30th anniversary screening of Bob Rafelson's "Five Easy Pieces," as well as a variety of music-related events and…
Gale Anne Hurd, who, like many producers, ended a studio deal over the past year, has found a new patron in Kinowelt USA, a newly minted domestic film arm of German conglom Kinowelt Medien. The…
Fox has purchased one of the rarest birds in feature film pitches: an old-fashioned, break-into-song musical comedy.
Stephanie Allain, former president of production at Jim Henson Pictures, has been hired to head motion picture production for 3 Arts Entertainment.
The Jennifer Lopez vehicle "Angel Eyes" is skedded to go into production next month, but suddenly there's no one to look at her: Romantic lead Aaron Eckhart has dropped out of the project, sending…