The long and the short of it is that, beginning in 1999, there's only going to be one Oscar for documentary. The categories of documentary feature and docu short film will be combined.
Producer/director Norman F. Jewison will receive the Irving G. Thalberg memorial award on Oscar night.
A strong lineup of big-name directors, including Terrence Malick, Robert Altman, Claude Chabrol, Bertrand Tavernier and David Cronenberg, are tipped for competition spots in the 49th Berlin Film…
Think of "Porky's" with pigskins and you've got "Varsity Blues," an unappetizing mix of raucously vulgar comedy and teen-angst melodrama. Paramount may attract teenage ticket buyers and score an OK…
John Frankenheimer ("Ronin") will direct the thriller "Reindeer Games" for Miramax's genre banner Dimension Films.
Blindness, both literal and metaphorical, provides the context for the contempo love story "At First Sight." The schmaltzy Val Kilmer-Mira Sorvino starrer about a blind man who recovers, then loses…
Trying to protect its family-friendly image, The Walt Disney Co., on Friday, recalled 3.4 million copies of the restored video release of its 1977 animated feature "The Rescuers," after the company…
SPECIAL REPORTIt was a year of transition for October Films as the specialized film distributor struggled to define its relationship with Universal Pictures, which acquired a majority interest in…
SPECIAL REPORTCould Universal's year have been any worse? The studio was trounced at the box office, experienced internal turmoil with executive firings and watched as its market share rank plummeted…
Adding a little French flair to its producer ranks, 20th Century Fox has inked a deal with Franco helmer Luc Besson to move his Seaside Prods. banner from Sony to the Century City-based studio.
John Travolta will receive the Alan J. Pakula Award from the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) at their fourth annual Critics' Choice Awards on Jan. 25 in Los Angeles.