A "first" for 3D computer animation will be unveiled in Las Vegas this December, when the IMAX 3D simulator film "Race For Atlantis" debuts at Caesar's Palace in the largest IMAX Dome ever built for…
Paramount Pictures has acquired Simon and Marita Black's comedy pitch "Take Me to Your Leader" for Gold/Miller to produce.
"The question is why does Hollywood go on making the crap they pass off as movies?" So asked the Academy Award-winning producer of "The English Patient," Saul Zaentz, drawing applause and cheers in…
Australia's prize-winning, but coin-challenged, documentary producers received an unexpected last-minute reprieve in a keynote address Saturday to the Screen Producers of Australia Assn. confab by…
The golden boy of Italian commercial cinema, Leonardo Pieraccioni, appears to have conceived his third feature, "Fireworks," in a rush to capitalize on the phenomenal success of last year's "The…
Oscar-winner Anna Paquin has joined the cast of Storm Entertainment's "Hurlyburly," being helmed by Anthony Drazan.
In another rousing B.O. frame overseas, "Alien Resurrection" notched socko world preems in France and Switzerland, "Hercules" flexed its muscles in Europe and "The Peacemaker" collected tidy sums in…
Librarian of Congress James Billington is scheduled to announce today his picks for the next 25 films to be added to the National Film Registry.
Addressing more than 200 film commissioners from around the globe, industry production execs reminded government representatives that despite big budgets, the pressure to shave every dollar off the…
An initiative to preserve independent film production was unveiled Monday at a press conference held at the U. of California, Los Angeles.
20th Century Fox Intl.'s "Titanic" and "Great Expectations," and Warner Bros. Intl.'s "Fallen" have been added to the slate of films being showcased at next month's CineAsia movie convention. The…