Rookie director Steve Chase has quit the MGM pic "Special" due to creative differences, sources said.
In a flurry of negotiating, Patricia Arquette, currently in "Bringing Out the Dead," has signed on to star in a handful of upcoming pics.
Abraham Polonsky, the acclaimed post-war writer and director whose career was curtailed by the Hollywood blacklist, died Tuesday at his home in Beverly Hills, apparently of heart failure. He was…
Award-winning toon shop Aardman Animations has signed an exclusive deal with DreamWorks to develop at least four feature films, it was announced Wednesday.
Nearly 40 years after the studio mounted its first adaptation of the work, 20th Century Fox is set to return to F. Scott Fitzgerald's romantic epic "Tender Is the Night."
An interesting meller whose impact is somewhat muffled by its low-budget, vid-shot presentation, "Thicker Than Water" reps a respectable first feature for rapper turned exec producer and thesp Mack…
The Directors Guild of America announced Wednesday the four recipients and three honorable mentions of this year's student film awards for African-American, Asian/Pacific, Latino and women filmmakers.
WB-based Jerry Weintraub Prods. has picked up the romantic comedy spec "Love Truck" by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore for $250,000 against $500,000.
Forty-seven years ago Tuesday -- the day Hattie McDaniel died -- the actress' wish to be buried in Hollywood was denied due to racism.
Touted as the most expensive U.S. production ever to be shot in Europe, Paramount's "Enemy at the Gates" will be made at the Babelsberg Studios on the outskirts of Berlin.