A federal judge in New York Thursday denied Miramax an injunction that would have forced Columbia Pictures and Mandalay to stop the 2-month-old advertising campaign for "I Know What You Did Last…
Single-monikered recording artist Jewel is in advanced negotiations to make her feature film debut as the female lead in Ang Lee's "To Live On" for 20th Century Fox and Good Machine.
Pacific Theatres could be the first circuit to crack Mann Theatres' longtime lock on Westwood Village. Developer Ira Smedra is expected to announce Tuesday a deal with Pacific to operate a 3,400-seat…
The London Film Festival will not become a competitive event next year or in the foreseeable future, the British Film Institute has announced.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has expanded its international distribution network by buying Switzerland's largest indie distrib, Monopole Pathe Films.
After being stalled for more than a year, the Playa Vista development where DreamWorks hopes to build its permanent home appears to be on track after securing new financing.
Thomas Jane, now onscreen as the coked-out stripper in "Boogie Nights," has been cast in Phoenix Pictures' "The Thin Red Line."
Another project has caught Ron Howard's eye: The filmmaker has placed the period epic "The Pretenders" on the short list of projects he will direct next, according to sources close to the project.
Bill Murray is set to star in Touchstone's $9 million comedy "Rushmore." Pic is scripted by the "Bottle Rocket" team of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson and will be helmed by Anderson. Barry Mendel will…
AMC Entertainment Intl. Inc. said Wednesday it will build a second multiplex in Japan, which will be the largest theater complex in the country.
Warner Bros. and Nora Ephron are near deals with her "Sleepless in Seattle" stars Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan for "You Have Mail," an update of the 1939 Ernst Lubitsch comedy "Shop Around the Corner." The…