Taking bazooka aim at a barn-door-wide target -- hinterland beauty contests -- "Drop Dead Gorgeous" is a fitfully amusing satire that would have gained a lot of mileage from just a tad more subtlety…
Soon after the shock wore off, industryites began drawing up lists of potential candidates to succeed Bob Daly and Terry Semel at the top of Warner Bros. and Warner Music.
Brittany Murphy will join Emily Watson and Nick Nolte in writer/director Alan Rudolph's “Trixie” for Sony Classics Entertainment and producer Robert Altman. Murphy will play a Vegas casino femme…
With "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and "An Ideal Husband" winding down their runs as the only major digitally projected pics in theaters, Disney is ready to swing "Tarzan" into the mix.
In a move that jolted Hollywood awake from its summer slumber, Warner Bros. co-chiefs Bob Daly and Terry Semel announced Thursday that they were stepping down from the studio that they had headed for…
An updated, gender-reversed take on "An Unmarried Woman," "DWM (Divorced White Male)" is an earnest, intimate look at a man who unexpectedly finds himself single. Clearly a deeply personal project…
With his latest summer tentpole nearing release, "The Haunting" helmer Jan De Bont is in negotiations to direct the science-fiction thriller "The Adaptive Ultimate" for Fox 2000.
Kenneth Branagh and Robin Wright Penn have inked to star in the indie comedy "How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog" under the helm of writer-director Michael Kalesniko.
To get an R rating for Palm Pictures' "Black and White," director James Toback had to excise a fleeting glimpse of a women's fully clothed arm pumping suggestively during a sex scene.
Miramax Films has reshuffled the ranks of its acquisitions department with the appointment of Howard Kohn to director of acquisitions and Matt Brodlie upped to veepee.