Helmer/producers Ridley and Tony Scott, whose Scott Free Prods. was at one time based at Disney, then moved to Polygram and then to Universal, have entered into a unique pact with Jerry Bruckheimer…
In harmony with its film music theme, the start of the 26th Flanders Intl. Film Festival gathered leading composers, filmers and thesps from around the globe for concerts, premieres, awards and a…
Former pro wrestler Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr. is set to co-star, and Rodney Dangerfield is in negotiations to join Adam Sandler and Harvey Keitel in New Line's son-of-Satan comedy, "Little Nicky."
Filmtown Entertainment has acquired the international distribution rights to David Mamet's "State and Maine." Pic will be distributed by Fine Line domestically. It's currently lensing in…
Schoolteacher Mike Giardi has a ready-made lesson plan for his junior-high math class this morning -- how many Britney Spears CDs can you buy with money earned in a six-figure deal?
As part of its goal to educate the public and industry on the art and craft of motion pictures and television, the American Museum of the Moving Image hosted a seminar with "Star Wars: Episode I…
Writer-director Michael Davis ("Eight Days a Week") has attracted a string of thesps for his next film, "100 Girls," which begins lensing in November in L.A.
Making a London bow of his own, Sid Sheinberg is in town to screen his first pic since exiting studio life.
Reviewed at World Film Festival, Montreal (World Cinema), Sept. 3, 1999. (Also in Toronto Film Festival --- Discovery; Denver Film Festival.) Original title: Torowisko. Running time: 85 MIN.
Al Shapiro memorial service A public memorial service for Al Shapiro, who was president of domestic theatrical distribution for New Line Cinema, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the El Capitan…