Fox Searchlight Pictures has agreed to produce "Save Me," the first feature from Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the Oscar-winning team that produced and directed the Emmy-winning "The Celluloid…
Setting the yearly box office grosses record for a single studio of more than $1.2 billion --- as Sony Pictures Entertainment seems certain to do this year --- is one tough act to follow.
The Sundance Institute and the Producers Club of Maryland have created a fellowship to help directors from the Sundance labs bring their projects to the bigscreen. The annual $10,000 fellowship will…
The Miami Film Festival marks its 15th anniversary in 1998, with South Beach denizen Sylvester Stallone once again serving as the fest's honorary international chairman.
Miramax Films co-chairmen Bob and Harvey Weinstein have promoted Cary Granat to president of Dimension Films, Miramax's genre banner.
Macedonian helmer Milcho Manchevski --- whose "Before the Rain" garnered a Gold Lion award at the 1994 Venice film fest, as well as a best foreign-language film Oscar nomination --- is set to direct…
Laurence Fishburne is going back to the future. The actor, who recently appeared in the space thriller "Event Horizon," is near a deal to star opposite Keanu Reeves in Warner Bros.' sci-fi pic…
Films by British directors bookend the 41st London Film Festival, which announced its lineup of 180 features today .
He will appear in Image Organization's thriller "The Landlady," in which Weitz stars with Jack Coleman and Talia Shire, and Unified Film's space-travel adventure "Velocity Trap" with Oliver Grunier.
In 1994, director Steven Spielberg, former Disney exec Jeffrey Katzenberg and music mogul David Geffen announced with fanfare befitting a coronation that they had a Dream. Three years, one hit TV…
Goodbye, Imax Corp. as niche-filling large-format provider and distributor and hello, Imax the large-format studio.