The Boston Film Festival will honor Kevin Spacey and Annette Bening at this year's 15th edition, which will include the U.S. bow of "American Beauty," which both topline. The fest runs Sept. 10-20.
To borrow an old phrase: When in Venice, do as the Venetians do. While those in the industry associate Venice in September with the busy and frantic atmosphere of its international film festival, for…
Warner Bros. has purchased playwright-turned-screenwriter Andrew Osborne's pitch "Dramarama" for producer Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods., while granting the scribe a first-look deal on a second pic.
Just a few hours away from the London Film Festival, Bath has been Britain's most famous spa town since Roman times. One of its most elegant lodgings is this renovated 1830 mansion, which has been…
Ed Harris is in talks to join Vince Vaughn in Gregory Mosher's “The Prime Gig” for Cary Woods' Independent Pictures. Pic is about a young telemarketer (Vaughn) who goes to work for a polished con…
Strong lead performances and an easily exploitable rap-hip-hop soundtrack fuel "In Too Deep," a formulaic but effectively gritty inner-city crime drama that should post above-average numbers in urban…
In a microcosm of one of the major issues underlying the runaway-production issue, the indie film "Flat Dog" has shut down production in California and is planning to move to Canada due to a conflict…
While Cannes itself is certainly one of the premier resort towns of the world, after two weeks of nonstop screenings, deals and parties, a harried film exec might want to unwind in a different…
Actress and comedienne Sandra Bernhard will serve as master of ceremonies for the IFP Gotham Awards, to be held Sept. 22 at the IFP' gala benefit at New York' Chelsea Piers.
After 10 days of Sundance Film Festival indoor hyperactivity, it's time to venture out.