The lunchtime crowd at Ago --- the new Melrose Avenue restaurant at the site of the former Cicada --- got to watch a Wednesday lunchtime broil between "Natural Born Killers" original screenwriter…
Irene Jacob, Rob Morrow and John Hurt will topline "Magic," the first pic on a slate that producer Harris Tulchin is shopping around Mifed.
Liev Schreiber and Nina Siemaszko have joined the cast of TriStar's "Jakob the Liar," now shooting in Poland.
Strand Releasing, the Santa Monica-based specialized film company, has hired Gail Blumenthal in the new position of vice president of distribution.
Peter Facinelli will star in the Columbia film "The Party" and the indie film "Shepherd." The actor moves up to lead status after co-starring in "Telling You" with Jennifer Love Hewitt, and in "Touch…
George Wendt has been cast in "Outside Providence," opposite Alec Baldwin and Shawn Hatosy. Newcomer Amy Smart also is close to a deal to join the Michael Corrente-helmed coming-of-age pic, which…
The Halloween movie season gets underway with a screening of a rare new 35mm print of Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" that highlights the Orpheum Theatre's third annual "Spook-a-thon '97" horror film…
Catching a movie probably won't be high on the agenda when Chinese President Jiang Zemin arrives Sunday in Washington to meet with President Clinton.
Director John Dahl has shuffled his dance card at Miramax. A plan to direct Michael Keaton in the film "Blackout" has been postponed, and instead Dahl will direct Matt Damon in "Rounders," a film to…
Filmmakers from Columbia University's graduate film division, which has been steadily gaining recognition as a training ground for independent auteurs, will screen nine short films in a one-night…
The Hong Kong government said Tuesday two new Hollywood movies about Tibet that have upset Beijing are lawful and can be shown in the former British colony.