Director-novelist Cristina Comencini turns her hand to romantic comedy in "Marriages," a fairly standard effort whose rush to please will probably work better on TV than the bigscreen. Though the…
Sean Penn's Clyde Is Hungry Films has signed a first-look deal with October Films.
In an unusual move for a Hollywood-based production company, Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's Icon Prods. has launched its own British theatrical distribution company, Icon Film Distribution.
"Blade" helmer Stephen Norrington and his producing partner Matthew Justice have signed a deal with Summit Entertainment to finance and distribute their next pic, "The Last Minute."
Germany's Jugendfilm has inked a distribution deal with 20th Century Fox whereby the Hollywood major will handle all Jugendfilm titles, both theatrically and for home entertainment.
Universal has hitched its chariot to DreamWorks' big-budget Russell Crowe starrer "Gladiator," which it will co-finance and distribute overseas.
Plans on the part of Rotterdam to peg itself as the new audiovisual center of Holland appear to have come to a screeching halt.
A monthly short-film fest dedicated to introducing the work of independent directors to the Los Angeles community kicks off Sunday. Known as Hollywood Shorts, the event's organizers plan to accept…
Swedish film and exhib giant Svensk Filmindustri plans to more than double its acquisition and distribution of theatrical films over the next two-year period, according to the company's newly…
For Universal, "Babe: Pig in the City" has grown complicated. The studio canceled its Sunday charity premiere of the pic on Wednesday, claiming it had no finished print. Well, there was a print.
UIP's Brad Pitt and Anthony Hopkins starrer "Meet Joe Black," BVI's Will Smith starrer "Enemy of the State," Sony's Susan Sarandon and Julia Roberts starrer "Stepmom" and UIP's Robin Williams starrer…