Kieran Culkin, emerging from the shadow of his "Home Alone" brother Macaulay, has been cast as a lead alongside Jenna Malone and Jodie Foster in "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys," a black comedy…
Miramax Films has inked a deal with scribe Gregory Allen Howard ("Remember the Titans") to write a screenplay based on the life of former ballet dancer Jacques D'Amboise.
Universal Pictures has bought the spec script for supernatural thriller "Immortals" from David Kirschner Prods and Aurora Prods. in a pre-emtive bid.
"Double Jeopardy" helmer Bruce Beresford is combining food and opera in his next project with Australia's Total Film & TV and America's Bravo. Beresford is executive producing "Aria & Pasta," an…
April 6, 2000 Scott Gries of ImageDirect took all of the photographs at the Variety/Schroders Big Bicture Conference. Some credits were incorrect in Wednesday’s paper. * * * Ana Gasteyer is a cast…
The Film Council, the U.K.'s new strategic film body, has awarded £6.5 million ($10 million) in transitional funding to four production bodies, covering the six-month period while they are being…
Although a script for a planned sequel to “Stuart Little” is not yet complete, Columbia Pictures is trying to nail down Rob Minkoff to reprise his directing duties. The problem is that the success of…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America on Tuesday struck the second blow in its effort to get a purveyor of the DeCSS utility to cease and desist.
The California Film Commission has unveiled its CinemaScout Web site with images from more than 5,000 locations to help retain production in the state.
Vanity Fair cover girl Sarah Wynter has landed the lead in Bruce Beresford's new feature "Bride of the Wind." Wynter will portray Alma Mahler in the biopic about the wife of late 19th century…
The spectacular performance of "Toy Story 2" pushed U.K. cinema admissions in February to their highest monthly figure in 29 years.