British author and journalist Angus Finney has signed a deal with publisher Random House to write an unauthorized history of Miramax Films.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is expected to announce as early as Thursday its plans for a new permanent site for the Oscar show, according to sources.
Hispanics in the entertainment industry will honor their own Wednesday at the Imagen Foundation's awards dinner at the Beverly Hilton.
Unlike such legendary personifications of "cool" as Humphrey Bogart and James Dean, whose cults grew after their deaths, Steve McQueen seems to have experienced a considerable decline in his…
Mekhi Phifer ("Soul Food") is joining Jennifer Love Hewitt, Freddie Prinze Jr. and Brandy Norwood in the cast for the sequel to the hit "I Know What You Did Last Summer."
Specialty distrib BAC Films has picked up French rights to Overseas Film Group's erotic farce "Illuminata," starring John Turturro and Susan Sarandon.
"Titanic" continues to take B.O. crowns overseas, but in Spain, the combination of wow bows by hit local cop satire "Torrente, the Wrong Arm of the Law" and BVI's "Flubber" proved too much for the…
Steve Van Wormer has been cast in the MGM comedy "Be the Man."
Japanese arcade gamemaker Namco will launch a movie production company headed by ousted Japanese studio executive Kazuyoshi Okuyama March 30.
Diana Berman has been tapped as marketing director of the Australian Film Commission, replacing 17-year incumbent Sue Murray, who became the public face of the Oz film industry overseas.
The Intl. Photographers Guild on Sunday screened the nine winning films of its second annual Short Film Showcase.