Comedic actors Phil Hartman and David Cross have been added to the cast of the DreamWorks-Universal co-production "Small Soldiers," which director Joe Dante began shooting on Nov. 3.
Name your favorite period film. "Cleopatra"? "Barry Lyndon"? How about "Gone With the Wind"? Affection for the story line and characters aside, many people would cite the costumes as one reason they…
Eric Stoltz, Campbell Scott and Rebecca DeMornay are starring in Roger Hedden's feature directing debut "Hi-Life," which Cinepix Film Properties is financing.
Christopher Coppola, nephew of Francis Ford Coppola and brother of Nicolas Cage, has inked to helm his fourth feature, the love story "Sylvester" for Tattered Soles Entertainment.
Consolidated Film Industries, one of the country's largest motion picture film processing and post-production facilities, has tapped Bob Beitcher, an entertainment industry vet with expertise in the…
Making its largest single charitable contribution to date, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has pledged $250,000 to jump-start the newly formed National Film Preservation Foundation.
"The Mayor of Kingdom Come," which was supposed to be the next film from director Michael Winterbottom, has been put on ice for a year because of problems sealing the financing.
On the eve of the release of "Anastasia," the studio's animated feature debut, 20th Century Fox was seething over the fact that the film was the only new release not listed on the MovieFone telephone…
The Film Society of Lincoln Center will honor Martin Scorsese at its annual gala tribute on May 4, 1998.
The American Film Institute kicked off an ambitious yearlong program titled "100 Years ... 100 Movies" Wednesday with a press conference featuring thesps Dustin Hoffman, Holly Hunter and Chris…
Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter" and Belgian helmer Alain Berliner's "Ma Vie en Rose" tied for top honors Friday at the 12th annual Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival.