Walt Disney Pictures has caught Wayne Rice and Steve Lyons' pricey pitch "Mad Mojo," a feature that will mix computer-generated imagery with live action, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
United Artists has picked up Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer's thriller pitch "Undying Love," to be produced by Gary Luchessi.
An unusually quiet Miramax Films has made its first AFM acquisition, securing U.S. and multiple international rights to the drama "The Blouse Man," the first title to emerge from Dustin Hoffman's…
British character actor Hedley Mattingly, who appeared in numerous TV shows and a few films during the 1960s, died Tuesday of cancer in Encino. He was 83. Born in London, Mattingly acted in various…
Trying to escape from a botched con game, an angry ex-boyfriend and partner and an even angrier loan shark, a woman named Barbara (Rebecca DeMornay) heads for a rural Mississippi town and a sure…
Jon Voight will star in Paramount and MTV Films' high-school football comedy "Varsity Blues," which begins lensing April 17.
MetaCreations Corp. has selected 24 finalists for the third Annual Teen Digital Movie-Making Competition to screen as part of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, which begins Thursday and…
The 29th NAACP Image Awards feasted on "Soul Food," handing out three prizes to the Fox 2000 film and two to its music.
Pitched somewhere between the poise of Patrice Leconte and playful observation of Eric Rohmer, "Love Tangles" is a delight. Schematic, sexy, beautifully played and scripted with pointillist economy…
Massachusetts-based indie distrib Northern Arts Entertainment has acquired North American rights to "Levitation," "Talk to Me," "The Continued Adventures of Reptile Man" and "Charlie Hoboken."
Andre Braugher is set to co-star with Alec Baldwin in Dream Rock's suspense thriller "Thick As Thieves." He will play Dink, sidekick to a crime lord who double-crosses Baldwin's character after a…