A few days shy of Christmas, DVD sales in 1999 have nearly tripled sales from all of '98. But that doesn't mean all is merry in Hollywood.
The Los Angeles Independent Film Festival is calling for submissions for the 2000 event.
“The Talented Mr. Ripley” helmer Anthony Minghella said, “I think it’s a great fillip for the film to be recognized this way on the week that it opens. It suggests to audiences that it might be worth…
Ireland must increase tax breaks for filmmakers to prevent them from choosing to shoot their pictures in other nearby European countries, the Irish Business and Employers Confederation said on Monday.
On Jan. 23, there's a chance the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. will hand a Golden Globe to Sharon Stone. In the meantime, the org has already handed over something else to her: the expensive watches…
Directorial debuts drew the most interest at the first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe, which wrapped here Saturday.
Buxom cyber-explorer Lara Croft is inching her way to the bigscreen: Paramount Pictures is in advanced negotiations to enlist Simon West ("The General's Daughter," "Con Air") to direct "Tomb Raider,"…
Fine Line has won a competitive auction for the screen option to Julian F. Thompson's novel "The Grounding of Group 6" on behalf of "Forrest Gump" producer Wendy Finerman.
"The World Is Not Enough," "Tarzan," "End of Days" and "Pokemon" were the stars of the pre-Christmas overseas box office frame. The early foreign returns on Fox's "Anna and the King," however, appear…
The Slamdance Film Festival has named six features and one short for the Special Screenings category, as well as 30 features and shorts to be screened in the festival's new second venue, the…
The first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe, the latest export thrust for Spanish pics, bowed Thursday with one undoubted highlight: the world or market premieres of some of the most eagerly awaited…