After directing more than 100 musicvideos, Paul Hunter is dipping his toe into the feature arena.
It looks like Tom Cruise fans will get a double dose of the dashing "Eyes Wide Shut" star next summer. Paramount is postponing the release of "Mission: Impossible 2" from its Dec. 17 berth to May 24…
Gotham-based production and financing company the Shooting Gallery, the banner behind such indies as "Sling Blade," is close to inking a domestic theatrical distribution pact with Universal Pictures.
France's Federation Nationale des Cinemas Francais (FNCF), which reps the majority of the country's exhibitors, is to open talks with Gallic producers and distributors to see how they can ease the…
Director John Frankenheimer has inked a four-picture deal with Miramax Films. Under the pact, the veteran helmer will make pics for both Miramax and sister company Dimension Films.
Moscow's 21st Film Fest opened Monday at the Pushkinsky to congratulations from Russian Prime Minister Sergei Stepashin, who promised long-term support for the event.
Equally potent as political allegory and as animated family entertainment, Brad Bird's freshman feature, cleverly set in 1950s small-town America, effectively references everything from Cold War…
The Sundance Institute has finalized its class roster for the 1999 composers lab, the companion to the Institute's feature film program that wrapped in Utah last month.
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts Los Angeles will posthumously honor filmmaker Stanley Kubrick with its Britannia Award, which it has renamed the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for…
Revenues from theatrical distribution were up over 80% for the first half of the year for Kinowelt Medien, mirroring the huge growth of the company's share of the local box office.