Twentysomething thesp Danny Masterson has joined the cast of New Line Cinema's romance "Town and Country," which begins shooting toward the end of this month.
Bill Pullman, last spotted in "Zero Effect," has bitten into a role as a crocodile-hunting game warden in Phoenix Pictures' "Lake Placid," the company confirmed Tuesday.
HKM Films, the feature arm of L.A.-based commercial house HKM Prods., has just put its first two features into production under the guidance of producer and senior VP Alexis Magagni-Seely.
United News & Media has signaled that it will close down First Independent Films, the U.K. theatrical and video distrib, by the end of this year, unless it can find a buyer within the next fortnight.
Breaking Italian moviegoers of their traditional habit of abandoning theaters through the summer months has become an ongoing obsession for the country's distributors and exhibitors. In the latest…
Todd-AO and eight major post-production enterprises from the U.S., Latin America, Australia and South Africa have formed the Intl. Network of Post Production (INPP), the first worldwide trade…
The reigning No. 1 box office movie, "The Truman Show," became the focus of a multimillion-dollar suit on Tuesday when a New York playwright accused Paramount Pictures of stealing his 1992…
Kirsten Dunst and Josh Hartnett will star in the black comedy "The Virgin Suicides," which is being produced by Francis Ford Coppola and directed by his daughter, Sofia.
Gramercy's "The Last Days of Disco" again led the exclusives roster, with Sony Pictures Classics' "The Opposite of Sex" coming in a close second.
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired acclaimed comic scribe Alan Moore's Victorian fantasy-thriller, "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen" for producers Don Murphy and Jane Hamsher.
Mexican Carlos Salces' short feature "In the Mirror of the Sky" took the top plaudit at the 26th Huesca Film Festival, which closed Saturday.