Christina Ricci has agreed to star in and co-produce "Prozac Nation," an adaptation of the Elizabeth Wurtzel nonfiction book which will be directed by Norwegian helmer Erik Skjoldbjaerg ("Insomnia")…
Each Oscar season, B.O. numbers point to a chicken-or-the-egg conundrum: Does a movie gross well because it's Oscar-nommed, or does it become Oscar-nommed because of its high gross?
Some interesting tidbits about the Academy's 72nd class of Oscar nominees.
Disney/Pixar's "Toy Story 2" saw a breathtaking $27.5 million in Europe and Asia over the weekend, including an all-time opening three-day record in the U.K., with $12.8 million on 495 screens.
It may be the lion king at the box office, but at the Oscars, the Walt Disney Co. has historically been more like a mouse ... until now.
Spike Lee has inked to helm docudrama "Kings of Comedy" for Paramount-based MTV Films. Based on the popular African-American comedy tour of the same name created by Walter Latham, pic will feature…
It's both a dream come true and a potential nightmare for Sony Pictures Classics. The indie shingle is the only U.S.-based company nommed for best foreign pic, and this year it's garnered the most…
New Line-based ChickFlicks, launched last year by Sara Risher to develop films appealing to women, has formed an alliance with veteran executive Leslie Tobin Bacon and her U.K.-based Bacon & Eggs…
For the second year in a row, the Academy Award nominations have positioned DreamWorks and Miramax to square off as primary contenders for best picture.
Samuel L. Jackson will be a presenter at next month's kudocast.
The arrival of two strangers brings changes to the relationship between girlfriends in a lazy South Carolina beach town in Robert J. Siegel's examination of late-adolescent love and friendship…