Movieline magazine has decided to get into the awards game. The first annual Movieline Awards, which the mag is calling a tribute to emerging talent in film and music in 1998, will be held March 13…
L.A.-based sales and financing entity Summit Entertainment has continued its foray into foreign-lingo pics with the acquisition of worldwide distribution rights outside Italy to "My True Swedish…
Is the world ready for a kinder, gentler Vic Chesnutt? Judging by the rapt attention afforded the "new and improved" model Saturday night, the answer would seem to be a rousing "yes."
A symphony orchestra on tour is a contradiction in terms: An orchestra's distinction comes from the interplay of performance quality and the acoustics of its own hall. This did not, of course, deter…
Looking to capitalize on the $138 million perf of "Rush Hour" with Jackie Chan, Spyglass Entertainment has set up "Shanghai Noon" with Chan starring and ad helmer Tom Dey making his feature debut.
Frances McDormand will star opposite Michael Douglas in "Wonder Boys," which "L.A. Confidential" helmer Curtis Hanson is directing and Scott Rudin is producing for Paramount.
Perhaps finding inspiration in this hallowed venue for the new studio album he will record later this year, guitarist George Thorogood blew the roof off the joint with a hits-filled 90-minute set…
Miramax Films has acquired all worldwide rights to "Get Bruce" and has signed first-look deals with the documentary's director and producer, Andrew J. Kuehn, and its star, Bruce Vilanch.