Cinetel Films, flush with a new seven-figure credit line from the Lewis Horwitz Organization, has optioned the 1988 Jay McInerney novel, "Story of My Life." Pic will mark the directorial debut of…
Castle Rock Entertainment-based Mike Lobell Prods. has paid mid-six against high-six figures to option the romantic comedy spec "Hollywood & Vine."
Lamenting the "open season" on Hollywood, MPA prexy Jack Valenti returned to Capitol Hill Wednesday to defend the rating system he helped give rise to 32 years ago.
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Lions Gate Films has taken all North American distribution rights to "The Golden Bowl" starring Nick Nolte and Uma Thurman from Merchant Ivory Prods. and plans a platform release for the title next…
Alison Thompson is ankling as chief executive of the Sales Co. to join Pathe Intl. as its London-based head of sales. The appointment heralds a significant expansion of Pathe's film sales operations…
Just as he began production on the Barry Levinson-directed MGM film "Bandits," Bruce Willis is zeroing in on his next available slot. Among the possibles would be joining Edward Norton in "Hart's…
Jon Kilik's Grandview Pictures will produce helmer Chris Eyre's ("Smoke Signals") sophomore film project, "Skins," with negotiations are under way with Academy Award nominee Graham Greene ("Dances…
Helmer Darren Aronofsky will take wing as the director of the fifth installment of Warner Bros. Pictures' lucrative "Batman" franchise, "Batman: Year One." Aronofsky, the visually innovative director…
Moritz de Hadeln, executive director of the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, will receive the Bundesverdienstkreuz, the German Medal of Honor.
In its third consecutive year, the Independent Feature Project 2000 National Student Film Competition presented $15,000 in cash grants from the Independent Film Channel to three filmmakers.
Former Alliance Atlantis Communications Motion Picture Group prexy David R. Ginsburg has joined L.A.-based production shingle Landscape Entertainment as president and chief operating officer. The…