Miramax/BVI's "Scream 3" spooked a huge bow in the U.K., stealing the top spot from local comedy "Kevin and Perry Go Large" with $4 million from 450 slaughterhouses.
Jean-Luc Godard's monumental "Histoire du Cinema" will have its world premiere May 13 at Tokyo's Eurospace Theater.
Cameron Diaz is in talks to star opposite Leonardo DiCaprio in "Gangs of New York," the $80 million-plus Martin Scorsese drama set to begin lensing in Rome in August.
A faithful adaptation of Tom McNeal's 1992 short story, "What Happened to Tully" is a solid and sensible first feature from co-writer/director Hilary Birmingham. Anchored by fine performances…
Bob Sturm's Catch 23 Entertainment has announced its new Helleresque name, its two-pic slate for Universal Classics and its senior VP of development and acquisitions, indie helmer Marina Zenovich.
German film and TV production company Helkon Media has extended its partnership with John Fremes' production shingle Fusion Intl. to a six-picture output deal.
Meg Ryan has committed to star in Mandalay Pictures' "Beyond Borders," directed by Oliver Stone. The star had been considering an offer to topline Par-based CW Prods.' thriller "Criminal…
In German video biz history, 1999 will go down as the breakthrough year for DVD.
Oscar-winning filmmaker Anthony Minghella has joined his "The Talented Mr. Ripley" producer Sydney Pollack as an equal partner in Mirage Enterprises, the motion picture and television company Pollack…
Constantin Film has tapped scribe Sebastian Gutierrez to pen the $35 million pic "Manhattan Nocturne," based on the Colin Harrison bestseller.