In German video biz history, 1999 will go down as the breakthrough year for DVD.
Oscar-winning filmmaker Anthony Minghella has joined his "The Talented Mr. Ripley" producer Sydney Pollack as an equal partner in Mirage Enterprises, the motion picture and television company Pollack…
Constantin Film has tapped scribe Sebastian Gutierrez to pen the $35 million pic "Manhattan Nocturne," based on the Colin Harrison bestseller.
The Slamdance Film Festival has launched a production wing devoted to short films, $99 Specials, in which nine Slamdance alumni will have $99 to produce five-minute films that will premiere this fall…
For many years, Quebec's Robert Lepage has been a regular fixture at the du Maurier World Stage, Toronto's biennial festival of international theater. But his last two offerings --- the 1996 one-man…
Lions Gate Releasing has acquired North American distribution rights to writer-director Alex Winter's "Fever," which stars Henry Thomas, David O'Hara, Teri Hatcher and Bill Duke. A fall release is…
Who could have predicted that Monty Python alumni Michael Palin would have such a sterling career as a TV travel host? After taking viewers all over the globe in series such as "Around the World in…
Reviewed at Slovenian National Film Festival, Portoroz, Slovenia, April 2, 2000. Original title: Jebiga. Running time: 90 MIN.
New Line Cinema is in final negotiations to buy author-chef Anthony Bordair's nonfiction book "Kitchen Confidential" for Art Linson and David Fincher's Indelible Pictures to produce.
Five French friends couple and uncouple in the heady era of the sexual revolution in "The Enchanted Interlude," a bittersweet comedy of manners about the price of free love. This second feature by…