Ali Landry has signed on for the title role in the Zide-Perry and Helkon Media production of "Repli-Kate." Frank Longo will direct the comedy.
The Walt Disney Co. has promoted Jeffrey Clifford to vice president of production at the Buena Vista Motion Picture Group.
Brit executive producer Jeremy Thomas ("The Last Emperor") has optioned J.G. Ballard's latest book, "Super Cannes."
The dean of Portuguese cinema, Manoel de Oliveira, has blazed an arthouse career with literary adaptations and mind-teasers. In "Word and Utopia," he makes a script out of the collected sermons of a…
Confirming the close ties between movie exhibitors and fast-food companies, Canuck exhibitor Famous Players has tapped former Pizza Hut exec Robb Chase as the new president and chief operating…
Tom Sherak, chairman of the Twentieth Century Domestic Film Group of Fox Filmed Entertainment and a 17-year vet of the studio, has ankled to join Joe Roth's Revolution Studios, where he will be…
Tommy Lee Jones told Deauville festgoers that the long-awaited "Men in Black 2" is "just a matter of time." ones, one of the stars of 1997's $580 million-dollar grossing "Men in Black," said the…
MTV and the WB, two of the biggest providers of entertainment, stand to suffer the most should the recommendations of the FTC report be adopted. Ad-industry insiders said that the regulations…
Imax and producer Giant Screen Sports will open the international run of “Michael Jordan to the Max” with five Australian engagements to coincide with the start of the Summer Olympics. Wider…
Although Miramax Films established much of its reputation by acquiring pics, the company has quietly moved to the other side of the table by offering domestic rights on Tim Blake Nelson's "O," an…
UGC is in hot water again over its highly successful cheap cinema pass.
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