Crown Theatres of South Norwalk, Conn., plans to open a 14-screen multiplex in the Sheepshead Bay section of Brooklyn, N.Y.
As independent distributors continue to be purchased by studios and as exhibitors continue to be inundated by a tremendous flurry of titles wanting screen time, many independent filmmakers find…
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Michael Douglas has agreed to star in Warner Bros.' "A Perfect Murder," with Andy Davis signing on to direct, sources said. The agreements come after about a month of discussions between the two…
It appears that some Disney-boycotting conservative Christians can dish it out but they can't take it.
Walt Disney has made a deal with Sting to compose songs for "Kingdom of the Sun," a new animated film project that will topline the voice of David Spade, sources said.
Summit Entertainment has picked up international rights to the Kenneth Branagh starrer "Theory of Flight," produced by Anant Singh's Distant Horizons Prods. and BBC Films.
Behind the Scenes
Simplicity, says indie filmmaker Patricia Cardoso, is the key to a movie's success. "The more simple the story, the more I can work with the visuals," the 35-year-old filmmaker says.
Next month, Jason Kliot and Joana Vicente --- the husband-and-wife team who founded Open City Films four years ago --- will travel to Vietnam to produce Tony Bui's "Three Seasons."
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