RKO Pictures has signed a three-picture deal with Gotham-based production company Bigel/Mailer Films, enabling the indie shingle to remake three titles from the vast RKO library.
"Star Wars" geeks are dusting off their light-sabers and printing up the invites for screening parties. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and Lucasfilm said Wednesday that "Star Wars: Episode…
TV helmer Daniel Sackheim has signed to make his first leap to the bigscreen directing Sony Pictures Entertainment's "Glass House."
Grupo Televisa has inked a distribution deal with the local film arm of one of Latin America's largest live entertainment holding companies, Interamerican Entertainment Corporation (CIE).
Robert Keene has been tapped to design the sets for this year’s Oscar telecast. This will be the second time the Emmy Award-winning production designer has been involved with the Oscars. His previous…
While many major distributors steered clear of big releases over the weekend that welcomed the new century, several films passed or approached significant milestones.
A dozen feature docus now have a shot at copping an Oscar, following an initial round of voting by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voters.
Disney's Buena Vista Intl. claimed victory at the 1999 overseas box office with a year-end total of $1.32 billion, a 12.5% improvement on last year's result.
Twentieth Century Fox is bedazzled with Elizabeth Hurley and Frances O'Connor, enlisting the pair to co-star with Brendan Fraser in the Harold Ramis ("Analyze This") -helmed film "Bedazzled."
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will present 12 awards for scientific and technical achievement at ceremonies March 4 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
Columbia TriStar Television has paid low- against high-six figures for the option to David Maraniss' "When Pride Still Mattered: The Life and Myth of Vince Lombardi" on behalf of production shingle…