Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, who recently appeared in John Sayles' "Limbo," will co-star in the Wolfgang Petersen-helmed "The Perfect Storm" for Warner Bros.
The lineup for the 24th Toronto Intl. Film Festival continues to fall into place, with the addition Tuesday of three world premiere galas, the masters program lineup and two special presentations.
Thomas Schatz has been tapped the first professor at the new Los Angeles Film School.
Denzel Washington is in advanced talks to play the lead in the Jerry Bruckheimer-Disney project "Remember the Titans."
There's life beyond "Batman" for Akiva Goldsman, who has renegotiated a two-year, first-look deal for his Weed Road Pictures banner at Warner Bros.
Universal has sealed its second Australian deal in four months, clinching a three-year, first-look pact with new Australian-based production venture Screen Corp. Screen Corp.'s chairman is former…
In a major boost for the DVD format, the Walt Disney Co. has announced it will release nine animated films on DVD. "Pinocchio,'' which was the studio's first animated classic to be released as a…
Earvin "Magic" Johnson will receive the 1999 Salah M. Hassanein Humanitarian Award at this year's ShowEast Convention. The presentation will be made at the closing-night banquet, set for Oct. 21 at…
Last year, visitors to the Toronto Intl. Film Festival had to endure a crippling airline strike. This year, it might be the frowns of the city's 7,000 outside workers -- including its garbage…
Oliver Platt will play the deposed champion of Ted Turner's grappling circuit WCW, and Scott Caan will join David Arquette as the tag team hellbent on helping the wrestler regain his title back in…
Destination Films has set a September start date for "Beautiful," the film that will mark Sally Field's directorial debut and will star Minnie Driver.