The Xeno Intl. Film Festival, a new sidebar of the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Next Wave Festival and the New Europe '99 Festival, starts today and runs through Oct. 31 with eight U.S. premieres and…
Four decades after being rejected by the American driving public, the Edsel is finally finding satisfied customers. Warner Bros. on Sunday got behind the wheel of spec script "Motor City," a murder…
The California road show rolled into London on Thursday as Motion Picture Assn. of America head Jack Valenti and the British Film Commission hosted a lunch for governor Gray Davis.
Joan Bakewell has been appointed chair of the British Film Institute, succeeding vet helmer Alan Parker, who is heading the U.K.'s new Film Council.
The Tom Hanks starrer "The Green Mile" drew a strongly positive response Wednesday from attendees at ShowEast.
John Schultz, director of Fox's current release "Drive Me Crazy," will next conduct "Mayhem" for Fox Searchlight Pictures. The black comedy-thriller could go before the cameras in Europe this spring.
The brat pack has its newest millionaire: Ryan Phillippe has inked to star in the MGM thriller "Anti-Trust," at a pricetag of $1 million.
Matt Letscher has signed on to play Mike Love in ABC’s musical biopic about quintessential California surf band, The Beach Boys. The four-hour mini is being produced by Storyline Ent. in association…
In a rare Italian deal at Mifed, Medusa Films has picked up "Family Man," "Gun Shy" and "13 Days" from Buena Vista Film Sales.
Veteran nonfiction helmer Nina Rosenblum ("Through the Wire," "Liberators") crafts an affectionate tribute to her father, the celebrated American photographer, in "Walter Rosenblum: In Search of Pitt…