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.
In a groundbreaking approach to indie film finance and production, Ed Pressman and Quadra Entertainment have set up a joint venture that will handle at least five mid-sized feature actioners over the…
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the start of the industry's blacklist era, the four top talent guilds are presenting "Hollywood Remembers the Blacklist" Monday at the Academy of Motion Picture…
Guy Pearce --- the Aussie actor currently co-starring with Kevin Spacey and country-mate Russell Crowe in "L.A. Confidential" --- is in advanced talks to co-star with Robert Carlyle ("The Full…
Setting its sights on a possible summer event pic, Warner Bros. has optioned "The Mercury Effect," a sci-fi action spec by newcomer Alexander Torres for producer Jerry Weintraub.
New Line's "Boogie Nights" set the exclusives roster on fire, knocking Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" from the top spot.
Actor-director Leonardo Pieraccioni, whose 1996 feature "The Cyclone" grossed $44 million to become the highest earner in Italian B.O. history, has continued breaking records with his followup…
Amid one of the quietest Mifeds for deal-making in memory, London-based Capitol Films bucked the trend by closing a flurry of sales on its eclectic slate of British, American and Irish movies.