Set for his first Oscarcast appearance, Jude Law has been tapped to be a presenter at the Acad kudocast.
Outbidding two other studios, Tom Hanks' production shingle at Universal, the Playtone Co., inked a six-figure advance against close to $1 million for "A Cold Case," an article in the Feb. 14 New…
Christian Gaines, who since 1996 has guided the Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, has been axed as director of the organization.
Tom Sherak, chairman of 20th Century Fox's Domestic Film Group and senior exec VP of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will receive the Sherrill Corwin Humanitarian Award at ShoWest 2000 for his involvement…
Hammer Films is set to rise from the grave, as a consortium of entertainment entrepreneurs has acquired the cult British house of horror.
That loud sound heard 'round the country this weekend was the whirring of turnstiles letting auds into the debut of Miramax's "Scream 3." Third installment in the string of horror pics released under…
"Revenge" is a handsomely produced romantic melodrama about flaming passion and poetic justice. Chilean helmer Andres Wood's sophomore feature benefits greatly from strong, sincere performances by…
Eran Riklis' "Vulcan Junction" will open the New York segment of the 16th Israel Film Festival, which runs Feb. 23-March 9 at Clearview Cinemas 59th Street East Theater.
Musical numbers: "A Poultry Tale of Folk Down on the Farm," "The Joy of Motherhood," "Different," "Hold Your Head Up High," "Look at Him," "You Can Play With Your Food," "The Elegy," "Every Tear a…
A bunch of pleasure-seeking Westerners have no problem stirring up trouble in an Eastern paradise in "The Beach," a visually resplendent but dramatically uneven adaptation of Alex Garland's engaging…