Brimming with royal intrigue, court conspiracies, sex, violence, treachery, bloodshed and even a touch of cross-dressing, "Elizabeth" is superior historical soap opera that shrewdly sidesteps all the…
Trimark Pictures has concluded a deal with Kings Road Entertainment to distribute a package of its pics on video and digital videodisc in North America.
Warner Bros. has taken a bite out of a pitch called "Cats and Dogs" from scribes Glenn Ficarra and John Requa.
Producer Alexander Tabrizi, formerly behind Tri Vision Pictures, has joined Mastermind Entertainment as president of worldwide production.
Merchant Ivory Prods., sales company Capitol Films and Roger Wingate's Mayfair Entertainment Group have joined forces to launch their own U.K. theatrical distribution company, Roseland Distribution.
The last blast of the summer is an exuberantly cheesy action opus featuring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Rob Schneider as an improbable pair of gung-ho heroes.
Building upon the success of its initial co-production, John Sayles' "Men With Guns", IFC Prods. has greenlighted three new projects, one each from veteran indie directors Victor Nunez ("Ulee's…
"Dancing at Lughnasa" reps a conventionally elegiac screen adaptation of Brian Friel's outstanding play about the turning point in the lives of five Irish sisters.
After the 55th Venice Intl. Film Festival got under way last week with appreciative nods for some early Golden Lion contenders, the official competition has started to provoke more ambivalence than…
The Telluride Film Festival, the annual smalltown Colorado mountain event dedicated to a love of cinema old and new, celebrated its 25th anniversary over the Labor Day weekend with a glittering array…
Screen rights for a live-action version of the Dr. Seuss classic "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" will be auctioned off this week.