October Films has acquired North American rights to Allison Anders and Kurt Voss' rock 'n' roll drama "Sugar Town," the centerpiece premiere at this year's Sundance Film Festival.
Nicolas Cage, who dropped out of Beacon Pictures' "Family Man," has committed to another $20 million payday with the remake of the actioner "Gone in 60 Seconds" for producer Jerry Bruckheimer at…
Helen Hunt, who won an Oscar for her performance in "As Good as It Gets," will be a presenter at this year's Oscar telecast.
After a few days of grumbling about the dearth of available commercial pictures, distributors got down to business, took out their checkbooks and turned the 1999 Sundance Film Festival into one of…
Some studio execs may be wondering why they even bother making anything other than low-budget teen movies, as youngsters once again dominated the nation's box office over the weekend.
Robin Williams, Helen Hunt, Kim Basinger and Gloria Stuart will be presenters at the upcoming Screen Actors Guild awards. All four were winners last year.
Anchored by a tough, star-making turn by indie regular Susan Traylor, "Valerie Flake" is an offbeat character study about an embittered young widow who has a novel way of mourning: She insults anyone…
Actress Marlo Thomas has joined the cast of the Bubble Factory's comedy drama "Two Goldsteins on Acid."
The record-setting Japanese animated feature "Princess Mononoke" is still clicking with Japanese auds, as its television debut on Jan. 22 scored ratings that had not been seen for 15 years.
If looks were everything, the Vietnam-shot indie "Three Seasons" would rate unqualified raves. With a succession of fit-for-framing compositions, it's easily one of the most self-consciously pretty…