If ever there was a growth industry in motion pictures it's the area of fantasy and sci-fi costume design.
"Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" is an outstanding lean film trapped in a fat film's body. Clint Eastwood's screen version of John Berendt's phenomenally successful nonfiction tome, about a…
"The Mayor of Kingdom Come," which was supposed to be the next film from director Michael Winterbottom, has been put on ice for a year because of problems sealing the financing.
Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter" and Belgian helmer Alain Berliner's "Ma Vie en Rose" tied for top honors Friday at the 12th annual Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival.
Elizabeth Hurley and Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma & Greg") are in talks to star with Matthew McConaughey and Ellen DeGeneres in Ron Howard's "Ed-TV" for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment…
In one of the first deals bringing a Hollywood-sized script pricetag to the U.K., David Heyman, head of London-based Heyday Films, has signed unproduced scribe Darren Bailie to a three-picture deal…
Paul Brooks is ankling as chief executive of Metrodome Films, the publicly listed British film company he founded and in which he remains the single largest shareholder.
Illumined by a star-making turn from young actress Emily Woof, and suffused with a deep feeling for the landscape and characters of Thomas Hardy's ensemble novel, "The Woodlanders" is a classy and…
Tom Hanks is in negotiations to star in Frank Darabont's "The Green Mile" for Castle Rock Entertainment. Darabont adapted the screenplay from author Stephen King's six-part "Green Mile" series…
The 18th Celtic Film &Television Festival will run April 1-4 in Tralee, County Kerry. Fest has been running since 1980 under the auspices of the Celtic Film & Television Assn., whose membership is…
Hoyts Cinemas CEO Peter Ivany is relocating to the company's Boston office for six months to spearhead its fast-track expansion in the U.S. and internationally.