"Black Cat, White Cat," Bosnian-born filmmaker Emir Kusturica's long-delayed and much- anticipated followup to his 1995 Cannes Palme d'Or winner, the controversial "Underground," emerges as a…
Henry Thomas, who has gone from the wide-eyed kid in "E.T. The Extra Terrestrial" to indie fare like "The Suicide Kings," has signed opposite Matt Damon in the Billy Bob Thornton-helmed "All the…
Newcomer Ben Foster, Joe Mantegna and Adrien Brody have all signed for ensemble leads in Warner Bros.' Barry Levinson-helmed "Liberty Heights," the fourth in the helmer's Baltimore series.
Lochlyn Munro, who made a mark as Cliff, the hyperactive jock in Paramount/MTV Films' "Dead Man on Campus," has landed three new film roles.
Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to "Ordinary Decent Criminal" from Icon Entertainment Intl. Pic, which begins lensing Tuesday in Ireland, stars Kevin Spacey and Linda Fiorentino…
Annette Bening is in serious talks to join Kevin Spacey in "American Beauty," the DreamWorks black comedy to be directed by Sam Mendes from a script by Alan Ball.
The Dockers Khakis division of Levi Strauss & Co., which earlier this year sponsored the Classically Independent Film Festival in San Francisco, plans to team with the Independent Feature Project to…
"Dr. Dolittle" and "Brady Bunch" helmer Betty Thomas and her producing partner Jenno Topping have inked a three-year first-look deal with Columbia Pictures. Under the arrangement, Thomas and…
Taking a cue from alternative fests such as Slamdance, four directors who met at last year's Independent Feature Film Market are back at this year's market promoting their own mini-festival.
Indie film vet Ray Price has joined Cary Woods' Independent Pictures as its head of marketing and distribution.
Terry Jones' screen version of "The Wind and the Willows," which features such fellow Monty Python alumni as Eric Idle, Michael Palin, John Cleese and Steve Coogan, will be the opening night…