Over and over again, semi-reclusive Built to Spill leader Doug Martsch has declared that he has little interest in achieving fame for his fabulous band, and evidently he means it.
Oscar-winning screenwriter Marc Norman ("Shakespeare in Love") and nominees Scott Frank ("Out of Sight") and Robert Rodat ("Saving Private Ryan") are set to take part in the Writers Guild…
At a film summit over the weekend, Michael Naumann, minister of culture, and the newly formed Federation for Film have agreed to work together to improve the movie industry at home and abroad.
Box office earnings have dropped by $57 million in the first quarter of 1999 compared to the same period last year, according to researcher EDI.
Studio Ghibli has announced it will produce a new animated comedy, "My Neighbors the Yamadas," based on the serial cartoon by Hisaichi Ishii that appears in Asahi Shiumbun, a major daily newspaper in…
"Happy, Texas" writer-producer Ed Stone and exec producer Jason Clark have set up their next pic, family adventure "Princess," at Paramount Pictures.
After more than 60 years without a permanent venue in which to screen its vast library of titles, Italy's National Cinematheque will open its own theater in Rome this year. It has also announced…
Director Stephen Herek is close to a deal to develop Paramount's vidgame-based actioner "Tomb Raider," which the studio hopes to turn into an event film for release next summer.
A dedication to hard-core contemporary music may earn just rewards in heaven; here on Earth, however, the take tends toward the meager. Yet the new-music ensembles survive; some even manage to draw…
Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures' "The Matrix" continued its gravity defying run in its second weekend, dropping a modest 20% to $22.2 million, according to studio projections.
Corps: Jacqueline Anderson, Barry Atkinson, Andrew Corbett, Darren Ellis, Vicky Evans, Valentina Formenti, Adam Galbraith, Ben Hartley, Hans-Werner Klohe, Michela Meazza, Helen Missing, Etta Murfitt…