Five writers have been selected as recipients of the 1999 Don and Gee Nicholl Screenwriting Fellowship contest sponsored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and the Academy Foundation.
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.
Miramax Films has optioned the feature film and publishing rights to Thomas Wheeler's fantasy-adventure manuscript "The Arcanum."
The general public that demonstrated its tolerant indifference to agonizing over adultery re "Eyes Wide Shut," not to mention the Clinton-Lewinsky affair, will get a chance to do so again with…
Just 24 hours before "The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc" hit French screens, director Luc Besson appeared to be rethinking his relationship with the pic's producer, Gaumont.
Artisan Entertainment's newly established inhouse licensing and merchandising is adding 18 domestic and international licensing deals for "The Blair Witch Project."
Veteran producers Alan Riche and Tony Ludwig have entered into a multilayered partnership with top rock act manager Carl Stubner and indie producer Josh Woodward, creating Eagle Cove Prods.
The centerpiece event of the weekend's Hamptons Film Fest was the fete thrown by the William Morris Agency on Saturday to celebrate the world preem of the Jason Alexander-helmed period comedy "Just…
Jodie Foster's Paramount-based Egg Pictures is in advanced talks to acquire the rights to "Investigation," a thriller placed into turnaround at USA Films.