Good Machine Intl. has taken a big step into the genre business by picking up international rights to the Universal Pictures thriller "Bride of Chucky," the latest entry in the "Child's Play"…
Animation director Henry Anderson has joined Sony Picture Imageworks, where he'll join the f/x shop's digital character group.
Two Euro co-productions were awarded the Grand Prix of the Americas for best film at the Montreal World Film Festival Monday night.
Akira Kurosawa, the internationally acclaimed Japanese film director, died Sunday in Tokyo of a stroke. He was 88. His landmark films, especially "The Seven Samurai," "Rashomon" and "Ikiru," were…
The Telluride Film Festival's 25th anniversary closed Monday with attendees buzzing about the pleasant surprise of Wes Anderson's "Rushmore" in a year of depressing nihilistic fare.
After working its way up the box office chart for more than seven weeks, 20th Century Fox's "There's Something About Mary" landed at No. 1 for the first time over the Labor Day frame, with a…
Trimark Pictures has concluded a deal with Kings Road Entertainment to distribute a package of its pics on video and digital videodisc in North America.
"Rounders" wins a few hands but doesn't walk off with the whole pot. Intermittently engaging but dramatically slack, this tale of a law student's discovery of his true calling as a world-class poker…
Steven Spielberg has tapped scribe Ron Bass to write the screenplay for his next film, "Memoirs of a Geisha."
John Malkovich will receive a Donostia Prize at the 46th San Sebastian Film Festival, which takes place Sept.17-26.
As sensitively written, fluidly directed and expertly acted as it is, and as elemental as its dramatic conflicts may be, "One True Thing" has trouble breaking free of its limitations as a…