Seven years after his Oscar-winning "Indochine," French helmer Regis Wargnier returns to the field of large-scale romantic melodrama with "East-West," to mixed results. The story of a young couple…
William A. Sutman has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer of Universal Studios, company prexy and chief operating officer Ron Meyer announced Thursday.
A high-water mark in the burgeoning subgenre of Product Placement Cinema, "Detroit Rock City" not only functions well as a 95-minute commercial for the soundtrack (starring never-say-die rockers…
Country singer Dolly Parton has paid low six figures out of pocket for "The Jew Store," Stella Suberman's family memoir about growing up Jewish in small-town Tennessee during the first half of the…
MGM will see if the grass is indeed greener with tyro scribe Jennifer Robinson's spec "Married and Single," which the studio has purchased for low- against mid-six figures.
Universal and Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment have set "Jumanji" director Joe Johnston to direct "Jurassic Park 3," a third installment of the studio's prized film franchise.
The plot of "Needles" is a doozy. A big-city district attorney's office assigns its most talented lawyer to prosecute a powerful drug dealer. The only problem: The prosecutor is a heavy user and the…
Tai Entertainment's "Nang Nak," is poised to soar past "Titanic" as the biggest film grosser in Thai history.
Veteran British helmer Alan Parker has been named chairman of the U.K.'s new Film Council.
Still photographer Douglas Kirkland's portraits of 80 cinematographers -- people like Haskell Wexler, Vilmos Zsigmond, John Bailey and Linda Brown -- will be exhibited at the Academy of Motion…