Lakeshore Entertainment has bought a spec script from screenwriter Richard Hatem, who co-wrote "Under Siege II," for a price said to be in the mid-six figures.
Blame it on the weather, renewed interest in the waning days of the Winter Olympics, or simply a lack of strong new product, but the national box office over the weekend fell sharply from the…
Warner Bros. has hired Takashi Bufford ("Booty Call") to script a comedy with the working title "Black to the Future," about two gangsta rappers who travel back through time, visiting significant…
A chilling, corrosive depiction of the banality of evil, Rowan Woods' powerful debut film essentially covers a 24-hour period as it depicts the events leading up to a never-seen, but evidently…
Alec Baldwin is set to star in the indie crime drama "Thick as Thieves" for Dream Rock, the new production and foreign sales company founded by Moonstone Entertainment topper Etchie Stroh.
Helen Hunt, whose performance in "As Good As It Gets" won her a Golden Globe as well as an Oscar nomination for best actress, has been named 1998 ShoWest Actress of the Year. She will receive the…
Frenetic, formulaic and instantly forgettable, "Krippendorf's Tribe'' is a tepid one-joke comedy about a widowed anthropologist who employs his three children in a plot to fake the existence of an…
Aaron Eckhart, who earned raves for his feature debut as the unctuous misogynist in Neil LaBute's "In the Company of Men," has landed the lead opposite Elisabeth Shue in MGM's "Molly."
Tim Smyth and Rand Angel of Broken Glass Prods. have begun production on "Do You Wanna Funk," a documentary tribute to the late disco recording artist Sylvester.
A slick, low-laugh-quotient romantic comedy, "Kissing a Fool" offers too few new wrinkles on the tired subject of yuppie commitment anxiety to make it worth the visit.
Three generations of Hollywood turned out to honor one of their own as the American Film Institute bestowed its 26th Life Achievement award on Robert Wise Thursday.