Davis Entertainment has purchased the spec script "Horsemen," an action-drama about fighter pilots for hire, from first-time screenwriter Todd Slawsby in a deal worth a reported low-six-figure…
A thunderous foreign preem by "Starship Troopers," "Bean" blitzing Italy and "Hercules' " beefy bows in three European markets highlighted another boisterous weekend at cinemas overseas.
A Superior Court judge in Los Angeles on Monday rejected claims by some entertainment industry businesses that a strict gun control ordinance would make it impossible to shoot an action movie within…
Time Warner Inc. and Viacom Inc. on Monday finally confirmed their plans to sell Cinamerica/Mann Theaters to a joint venture of investment firm Warburg Pincus and former Cinemaworld president Jeff…
There are going to be two men in iron masks this fall. Indie company the Fastest Cheapest Best Film Corp. is producing William Richert's adaptation of "The Man in the Iron Mask," the Alexandre Dumas…
From Macedonia to Mexico, and from Thailand to Turkey, 44 countries have submitted films for consideration in the category of best foreign language film for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has officially invited filmmakers from 68 countries to submit films for consideration in the foreign-language film category of this year's Academy Awards.
Submissions for the fourth annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, presented to actors by their peers for best performances in film and television, must be in by Dec. 3 at 5 p.m., guild officers announced.
Banner Entertainment is exiting the talent management business to focus on producing, acquiring and distributing low-budget films, the company said Monday.
New Line's "Mortal Kombat: Annihilation" still led the pack when final figures were released Monday. However, as with most of the box office leaders, Sunday estimates overstated the vibrancy of the…
Miramax Films' "The Wings of the Dove" remained perched on top of the exclusives roster for the second week.