New Line has purchased "The Flow," a script about the inner workings of the hip-hop business to be directed by "Boyz N the Hood" helmer John Singleton.
A pleasant cross-cultural comedy with just the right dose of mutual Franco-American joshing, "American Cuisine" follows the trajectory of a self-taught young cook from New York who apprentices with a…
Members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. nixed changes in its bylaws that would have permitted Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe Award for best foreign film.
Saying it needs more time to trim the fat from its porker, Universal Pictures has canceled Sunday's benefit preem of "Babe: Pig in the City." U representatives said the decision was necessitated by…
DreamWorks is in negotiations with the American Cinematheque to make the newly restored Egyptian Theatre its exclusive Hollywood engagement for "The Prince of Egypt" when the animated pic opens…
Augmenting his existing first-look deal with Miramax Films, "Good Will Hunting" producer Lawrence Bender has inked a second-look deal with Fox 2000.
On the eve of the opening of a new Brooklyn arthouse, tensions are flaring among Gotham exhibitors of specialized film. At issue is the exclusivity to films typically claimed by exhibs.
Warner Bros. has struck a deal for "American History X" scribe David McKenna's pitch "National Office," which is being developed as a starring vehicle for Matt Damon.
Discovery Communications founder John Hendricks has been tapped to receive CINE's lifetime achievement award at its 40th annual Golden Eagle awards event on Nov. 20.
Propaganda Films has picked up the pitch "Getting Jappy With It" from scribe Lisa Schrager.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. is weighing changes in its bylaws that would allow Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe award for best foreign film.