Robert and Gregory Laemmle, mainstays of the specialized exhibition arena, will receive the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival's Indie Supporter Award at closing night ceremonies April 20.
Kevin Bacon is finalizing a deal to play the title role in "The Hollow Man," a drama about an invisible man that Paul Verhoeven will direct in April for Columbia.
Re-establishing its presence on the West Coast, Nickelodeon Movies has upped founding executive Julia Pistor to senior VP.
In a golden first quarter for Spain's local cinema, Alex de la Iglesia's "Dying of Laughter" has trounced local-pic release records with a first-weekend gross of $1.82 million.
DreamWorks invaded Westwood Friday night for the world preem of "Forces of Nature."
Meryl Streep, who recently wrapped "50 Violins" for Miramax Films, will receive the 1999 Independent Feature Project Gotham Award for Lifetime Achievement on Sept. 22 at Chelsea Piers in New York.
Out to reassert that there will always be artists and fans willing to ignore the freshness dating labels on rock 'n' roll, the lucky Beatle Ringo Starr and a leaner returning cast of senior citizens…
The treasure in Leo's lair is its 5,077-pic library. The catalog includes the 1,300-title Polygram library that MGM acquired last year for $250 million, 2,000 Orion/Goldwyn titles and all United…
In this knowingly witty production, Friedrich Durrenmatt's 1969 black comedy "Play Strindberg" bears a strong resemblance to a hot-fudge sundae: Both are sinfully delicious. Thanks to Hope…
New York-based producer Jean Doumanian has teamed up with Elton John's Rocket Pictures for her first British film, "Women Talking Dirty," starring Helena Bonham Carter.
Anticipated as an evening of high drama, this pairing of the most antagonistic and self-absorbed characters in all of pop music ultimately crashed and burned.