After eight years at 20th Century Fox, executive vice president Jorge Saralegui is ankling his post at the studio and is in negotiations with at least two other studios to establish his own…
The Casting Society of America has named recipients of its 13th annual Artios Awards, granted for superior achievement in the casting profession.
After nearly a year of negotiations, Lakeshore Entertainment has finalized a deal with the creators of "Il Postino" (The Postman) to adapt Isabel Allende's epic love story "Eva Luna" for the…
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has won the bidding war for the 1,045-title Epic film library owned by French government agency CDR, beating out contenders with a $225 million offer, other bidders said…
After toplining and co-writing the Universal comedy "Half Baked," comic Dave Chappelle has been set to star in and co-write the comedy "Rufus," which Robert Simonds will produce at U.
November box office opened up with a fury but ultimately lost steam to finish with $556.7 million. It wound up 3% behind last year's record return of $574.1 million.
Exhibitor United Cinemas Intl. (UCI) recently opened its first multiplex in Brazil, the first in a series that the Universal/Paramount joint venture plans for Latin America's largest market.
Just one month after vowing to become a player in Australian movies, Britain's Channel 4 has inked a first-look deal with the Australian Film Commission.
For an estimated 34 million Americans with hearing and vision impairments, the movies may not deliver all their punch. But new technology could dramatically boost the enjoyment --- and ticket…
Reflecting the growing studio interest in the indie world, Universal Pictures has picked up North American rights to Doug Ellin's indie project "Kissing a Fool" for release next spring, the studio…
Jay Stern, who supervised the making of "Money Talks" and "Love Jones," has been promoted to senior vice president for production at New Line Cinema.