Deep pockets. Flashy logos. High-powered execs. For a startup indie, what's wrong with this picture? As USA Films -- the amalgam of Gramercy, October, Polygram and certain properties of Propaganda…
Jude Law, Oscar nommed for his role in "The Talented Mr. Ripley," has committed to topline "Four Feathers," which like "Ripley" is a Paramount/Miramax co-production.
Ed Burns and Heather Graham will be spending some more time together on "Sidewalks of New York," a pic that AMG will produce with Newmarket Capital Group footing the bill.
A day after Fox Searchlight signed on to handle domestic rights on the Harrison Ford / Catherine Zeta-Jones starrer "Traffic," Initial Entertainment Group has closed a deal to co-finance the pic and…
FilmFour has committed to back the feature film "The Emperor's New Clothes," to be produced by Uberto Pasolini's ("The Full Monty") Redwave Films, and to be directed by Alan Taylor ("Palookaville").
Yahoo's first online film fest has unveiled its slate of feature pics and shorts, topped by recent Ifilm acquisition "The Sadness of Sex," helmed by Rupert Wainwright of "Stigmata."
Warner Bros. has acquired the comedy script "Word" by Joe Ide in a low-six against mid-six figure deal. Paul Hall will produce the film under his Hallway Pictures banner, which has a two-year…
A compelling story of love and obsession, "Suzhou River" represents a considerable leap in achievement for mainland Chinese director Lou Ye from his modest first feature, "Weekend Lover." Combining…
Arnold Schwarzenegger will join the Oscar 2000 team of presenters.
A richly embroidered coming-of-ager that doubles as a study of a time when "political commitment" and "personal belief" were not yet dirty words, "Boy's Choir" is an impressive first pic by Japanese…
Fresh from a best director Oscar nomination for "The Insider," Michael Mann's name has surfaced in several high-profile projects as he figures out which feature to do next.
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