BERLIN – Le Studio Canal Plus has sold Berlin competition entry “Jeanne et le Garcon Formidable” to Japan, Russia, Belgium and Yugoslavia, and is in negotiations with buyers in Switzerland and…
Kenneth Branagh has signed on to play the diabolically brilliant bad guy Dr. Arliss Loveless in Warner Bros.' "Wild, Wild West," a fantasy adventure-comedy loosely based on the 1960s TV series of the…
"Senseless" takes dozens and dozens of shots on goal from every conceivable angle, but only racks up a handful of comic points.
The 1998 edition of the American Film Market (Feb. 26-March 6) will screen 249 new films, a 10% increase on 1997, the American Film Marketing Assn. has announced.
Hot off starring for TriStar alongside Anthony Hopkins in the big-budget actioner "The Mask of Zorro," Antonio Banderas has been set by the same studio to make his feature directing debut this spring…
The Sundance Institute and NHK Broadcasting Co. announced the winners of the second annual Sundance/NHK International Filmmakers Awards. The awards, created to celebrate 100 years of cinema history…
Byron Mann, who played the double-dealing Asian exec in "Red Corner," has inked to co-star in "The Corrupter" for New Line Cinema, sources said Friday.
Disney's Buena Vista Intl. is set to tap Alan Finney as the head of its planned Australian theatrical releasing subsid, sources said Monday.
John Sayles is a long way from that day 18 years ago when he took the $40,000 he had in the world -- bounty from his screenwriting jobs -- and used it to fund his first directorial effort, "Return of…
"Titanic" is still very much the word at cinemas overseas, as James Cameron's blockbuster harvested a whopping $47 million in 43 territories last weekend, propelling the foreign cume to $440 million.
In a deal with a Virginia-based sculptor, Warner Bros. has agreed to cut several scenes from "The Devil's Advocate" in order to proceed with today's video release date -- a release which a federal…