Moving back to the theater where it all began and involving two of the original cast, "The Drawer Boy" neatly holds up a window to Canadian theatrical history with an affectionate look back at…
Though Oscar ballots aren't due until Tuesday, Ladbrokes -- the London gambling house -- has decided to close its Academy Award book almost a week early.
FROM SHOWEST When it came to putting on the most impressive presentation at ShoWest, the Mouse proved king of the jungle Thursday night, surprising exhibitors with a complete screening of its nearly…
Based on a popular computer game, and directed by its creator, "Wing Commander" plays like a printout from a program instructed to combine elements of "Star Wars," "Star Trek," "Top Gun" and various…
Startup production/distribution company White Rose Entertainment has acquired theatrical rights to "La Cucaracha," the Jack Perez-helmed indie thriller starring Eric Roberts and Joaquim de Almeida…
Striving to achieve the moral complexity, political resonance and powerful characterizations that prevailed in such 1970s policiers as "The French Connection" and "Serpico," James Foley's "The…
Seeking to beef up its presence in the urban market, Miramax's genre banner Dimension Films has signed a first-look deal with Loud Films, a division of hip-hop music company Loud Records.
Clive Barker and Bill Condon, the executive producer and director respectively of "Gods and Monsters," will re-team on "Love and Taboo," a series of 15 short films by gay and lesbian filmmakers.
Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard, Geena Davis, Sally Field, Greg Kinnear and Peter Scolari will serve as presenters at the American Museum of the Moving Image's April 29 tribute to Tom Hanks.
Producer Martin Poll has pacted with Intermedia Films on a new feature version of "The Lion in Winter," based on the celebrated play by James Goldman. Pat O'Connor ("Dancing at Lughnasa") is in…
Liam Neeson will be a presenter at this year's Academy Awards. The actor was nominated as best actor for his role in 1993's "Schindler's List."