The Australian B.O. hit an all-time high last year -- but the grim news for Aussie producers was that homegrown films took the lowest share of the pie since 1991.
A construction worker was crushed to death Tuesday morning at the site of the new Oscar theater at Highland Avenue and Hollywood Boulevard.
Sixty-five independent producers will converge with buyers, sales agents and financiers from around the world in San Francisco today to kick off the seventh annual Intl. Film Financing Conference.
Tom Cruise is circling "Fertig" at Columbia Pictures. The new, original screenplay from playwright and screenwriter William Nicholson caught the star's interest several weeks ago. Pic is being…
Gotham-based producer John Lyons ("Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me") will team up with playwright turned screenwriter Douglas Carter Beane ("To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar")…
Gilles Meunier, veteran sales and acquisition exec who has worked for Fox, TF1 and Canal Plus, has set up his own production and sales company, Paris Pictures.
Jim Carrey, Golden Globe nominee for best actor in a comedy with his perf in "Man on the Moon," was crowned ShoWest's male star of the year Wednesday.
Visit Variety.com's Academy Central From a mouse to a mummy, James Bond to Jim West, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday tapped the seven pics that will face off Feb. 9 in an…
More than 400 industryites, cinephiles and interested civilians gathered at the Museum of Modern Art's Roy and Niuta Titus Theater on Tuesday night to discuss the future of celluloid.
The sixth annual Slamdance Film Festival has selected "South of Heaven, West of Hell," Dwight Yoakam's directorial debut, as its closing night film.