Second installment of action fantasy based on the popular videogame doesn't waste much effort on storytelling. Post-pubescent fans want fight scenes, which take up bulk of the film. "Mortal Kombat…
A colorful, attractively lensed romantic romp set in Havana, "Let's Fiesta" reteams playwright-turned-director Angelo Longoni with personable leads Alessandro Gassman and Gianmarco Tognazzi after…
Word is that the three-year partnership between Michael Douglas and Steven Reuther is coming to an end. Insiders said that Reuther is still looking for financing to keep the company afloat.
Director Alan Parker is believed to be about to accept the offer to become chairman of the British Film Institute when producer Jeremy Thomas steps down later this year.
John Vanco, now with Cowboy Booking Intl., was a national publicist while at Miramax Films. His Miramax title was incorrect in Monday’s paper.
Thesp Bill Pullman has inked a low seven-figure deal to star opposite Claire Danes and Kate Beckinsdale in Fox 2000's drama "Brokedown Palace," which starts lensing early next month in the…
Following a fall season of major studio releases that have failed or substantially underperformed at the Italian box office, Italy's national market share for U.S. pics has dropped by a staggering…
Carmike Cinemas Inc. signed a $75 million leasing deal with Helmstar Group Inc. to finance the construction of about a dozen new multiplex theaters over the next two years, Carmike said Tuesday.
Actor Jay O. Sanders, seen in Paramount's "Kiss the Girls" and TriStar's "JFK," has been cast in the Alec Baldwin-Corin Mann co-production "The Confession," which began shooting last week in Gotham.
While it lacks the richness and texture of the famed ballet, "The Imax Nutcracker" is nevertheless solid family entertainment. Strong production values and familiar themes would seem to ensure the…
The Columbia TriStar Motion Pictures Group's International Division is in advanced negotiations to co-finance the $12 million British comedy "Still Crazy," directed by Brian Gibson ("The Juror")…