Avenue Pictures and Intermedia Films have entered into a three-year, non-exclusive multipicture pact. Intermedia will fund all Avenue development expenses, co-finance production costs and…
Twentieth Century Fox of Germany will handle physical distribution for local distrib Prokino as part of a strategic alliance between the two players announced Tuesday.
The Art Directors Guild's executive board has selected Blake Edwards to receive this year's Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award.
Artisan Entertainment has entered into an agreement with BET Pictures to release six to eight films theatrically over two years.
The studio exec is dreaming of summertime. Big-budget movies march by, one by one, sugar plums dancing in his head. They have been cloned like Dolly the sheep, each with the same DNA but a slightly…
Sony Pictures Classics has snatched up North American distribution rights to the Sundance comedy "The Tao of Steve."
The distant galaxy where the “Star Wars” saga unfolds has suddenly become a lot more politically correct. Stung by charges of ethnic stereotyping in “The Phantom Menace,” Lucasfilm is seeking a more…
Outbidding two other studios, Tom Hanks' production shingle at Universal, the Playtone Co., inked a six-figure advance against close to $1 million for "A Cold Case," an article in the Feb. 14 New…
Hammer Films is set to rise from the grave, as a consortium of entertainment entrepreneurs has acquired the cult British house of horror.
A giddy fictive dive into San Francisco's underground rave scene, "Groove" doesn't have much on its mind but a good time. It delivers one, though crustier critics are unlikely to do much raving…
Tom Sherak, chairman of 20th Century Fox's Domestic Film Group and senior exec VP of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will receive the Sherrill Corwin Humanitarian Award at ShoWest 2000 for his involvement…