The Intl. Documentary Assn. on Monday announced finalists for three of the prizes it administers -- the David L. Wolper Student Achievement Award, the Pare Lorentz Award and the ABC News VideoSource…
The Intl. Animated Film Society has pumped new life into summer box office underachiever "The Iron Giant," honoring the pic with the most Annie Award nominations ever -- 15, including one for best…
Taking advantage of China's copyright law, a Chinese film producer has sued a distributor for underreporting box office revenue and is asking for nearly $2 million in compensation.
Helmer/producers Ridley and Tony Scott, whose Scott Free Prods. was at one time based at Disney, then moved to Polygram and then to Universal, have entered into a unique pact with Jerry Bruckheimer…
In harmony with its film music theme, the start of the 26th Flanders Intl. Film Festival gathered leading composers, filmers and thesps from around the globe for concerts, premieres, awards and a…
Former pro wrestler Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr. is set to co-star, and Rodney Dangerfield is in negotiations to join Adam Sandler and Harvey Keitel in New Line's son-of-Satan comedy, "Little Nicky."
Filmtown Entertainment has acquired the international distribution rights to David Mamet's "State and Maine." Pic will be distributed by Fine Line domestically. It's currently lensing in…
Schoolteacher Mike Giardi has a ready-made lesson plan for his junior-high math class this morning -- how many Britney Spears CDs can you buy with money earned in a six-figure deal?
Following "Ghosts of Mississippi," his disappointing foray into political drama, Rob Reiner returns to themes closer to home in "The Story of Us," a seriocomic anatomy of a 15-year marriage between…
Atraditional road movie centered on two young women returning to their native soil, "Bye Bye Bluebird" is not without its merits, even though most of it is predictable and helmer Katrin Ottarsdottir…