Marlo Thomas, diving into the feature producing realm, has sold "The Assistants" as a pitch to Touchstone Pictures with Barry Sonnenfeld and Barry Josephson attached to produce with her.
The Horse Whisperer" was often compared to a previous publishing phenomenon, "The Bridges of Madison County," when it hit the bestseller lists in 1995. And just as Clint Eastwood significantly…
That sinking feeling experienced by many exhibitors overseas last week was caused not so much by the inevitable, albeit slight, slowing down of the good ship "Titanic" but of the lead weight from a…
Reservoirs of talent are dogged by a so-so script and styleless direction in "Body Count," an after-the-heist road movie that sizzles here and there but ends up going no place special.
MGM has set Robert De Niro to star in "Flawless," which Joel Schumacher has scripted and will direct in New York this fall. The film will be produced by Schumacher in conjunction with De Niro and…
Anasty parlor game backfires with increasingly drastic and comical results in "The Dinner Game," Francis Weber's efficient and entertaining screen adaptation of his own hit boulevard play. Abetted by…
Ryan Reynolds has joined the cast of Phoenix Pictures' political comedy "Dick," which is being directed by Andy Fleming ("The Craft").
As part of its comeback strategy, Warner Bros. will cut back its output to roughly 20 feature pics per year, down from the average of 28 over the last few years, in an effort to control production…
Where was Robert Brustein's better judgment when he sat down to write this ludicrously awful play? Apparently it was completely overcome by his lifelong jealousy-tinged contempt for everything the…
Lakeshore Intl., the foreign sales arm of Lakeshore Entertainment, has acquired international rights to the low-budget drama "Miss Monday."
Writer/helmer Julie Davis will follow her Sundance hit "I Love You, Don't Touch Me!" with the black comedy "Oral Agreement" for Dream Entertainment.