A Caucasian French actor gets in touch with his faux-Asian roots, as well as his deepest feelings, in "Augustin, King of Kung-Fu," a tenderly played and inventively lensed little gem from helmer Anne…
Reflecting a sensitivity to race relations and changing awareness, the DGA is retiring its D.W. Griffith Award, prexy Jack Shea said Tuesday.
M. Night Shyamalan, writer-director of "The Sixth Sense," is near a first-look deal with Disney.
Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki is back at work on a new feature film, ending a 2-1/2-year filmmaking hiatus after his last movie, "Princess Mononoke," broke the local box office record for a…
In the wake of their debut pic "American Beauty," producers Dan Jinks and Bruce Cohen have made a first-look deal with DreamWorks for their Jinks/Cohen banner.
Formed from the ashes of troubled Canuck distrib Behaviour Distribution, Seville Pictures, which combines the operations of Behaviour Distribution and small Montreal production company Industry…
Fresh off creating the computer-generated character work for "Stuart Little," using the skills it's become known for, visual f/x house Rhythm & Hues Studios is moving onto its next slate of projects…
Spyglass Entertainment has committed to make a feature film based on the "Mage" comic book created by Matt Wagner.
Milton A. "Mickey" Rudin, a showbiz attorney who repped Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball and Marilyn Monroe in 52 years of bare-knuckled practice, has died. He was 79.
Thesp-turned-producer Chris Young has inked a first-look deal with Hyperion Studio to produce and direct both TV skeins and feature pics for the production house.
Volkswagen brought the Bug back and now Disney is following -- with perhaps the most famous beetle of all. Writer-director J. Max Burnett has been tapped to write "Herbie and Millie" for producer…