Clive Barker, the dark master behind such creations as "Hellraiser" and "Candyman," is putting together a new pic that will form the basis of a horror franchise for New Line Cinema.
For more Oscar coverage, visit Variety’s ACADEMY CENTRAL Here is the complete list of nominees for the 71st annual Academy Awards. PICTURE “Elizabeth,” Working Title production, Gramercy; Alison…
Pixar Animation Studios last week said it has developed a next-generation laser recording system called PixarVision that converts digital computer data into images on motion picture film stock.
In Berlin, "Saving Private Ryan" director/producer Steven Spielberg said he was fine "when they peeled me off the ceiling and I was able to take a deep breath." He said he spent the day rehearsing…
Astral Communications and Groupe Covitec announced Monday that Astral's AstralTech technical services unit will merge with Groupe Covitec to create the largest technical-services company in Canada.
The American Film Market will kick off its annual program of seminars and guest speakers Feb. 25-March 5 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. The seminars run in conjunction with the AFM gathering…
Noted writer and director Milton Katselas has fashioned overwritten but passion-laden glimpses into two relationships that attempt to fuse love and art. As a weak-willed international model and a…
Three rookie screenwriters have been named winners of the first Orange Prize for Screenwriting, which includes the guarantee that at least one of the three scripts will be produced and distributed by…
What's with the waterworks, Betty? La Buckley, starring in Nicky Silver's semi-new play "The Eros Trilogy" at the Vineyard Theater, spends a significant portion of the second act in tears, wiping…
Imperial Entertainment's Scanbox Asia-Pacific has struck its first deal with principal Oz government film funder the Film Finance Corp. for kidpic "Hildegarde."
New Line execs confirmed Monday that they finally reached a deal to make a feature film from "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," the Off Broadway musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask.