The International Animated Film Society plans to hold its sixth annual Animation Expo on March 5-6 in Glendale.
Marc Platt Prods., the new company headed by the former prexy of production at Universal, has hired a five-person development staff and is already attached to produce three major Universal projects…
Warner Village Cinemas "Parco dei Medici" multiplex opened Tuesday in Rome with a party for 4,000 guests -- including many politicians and film industry toppers -- who attended the premiere of "The…
Ryan O’Neal has joined the cast of the low-budget indie feature “Gentlemen B.,” now shooting in L.A. The $200,000 pic, about a coterie of suave bank robbers, stars Charlie Mattera, Peter Greene…
"Platoon" is an intense but artistically distanced study of infantry life during the Vietnam War. Writer-director Oliver Stone seeks to immerse the audience totally in the nightmare of the United…
The New York Film Critics Circle on Wednesday followed its L.A. brethren by naming Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" the year's best picture. "Ryan" wasn't the only World War II epic to score…
Thirteen screenwriters have been tapped to fine-tune their film projects at the Screenwriters Lab at the Sundance Institute from Jan. 15-20.
Burying the hatchet after their recent fallout, Jersey Shore and October Films announced two greenlit features Wednesday that Jersey will produce and October will distribute and market.
Members of Wu-Tang Clan are putting their support behind two independent pictures being repped by Gotham entertainment lawyer Steven Beer.
Filmmakers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall, whose non-exclusive deal with Disney expires at year's end, are close to a deal to move their Kennedy/Marshall Co. to Universal Pictures.