Saturday's world premiere here of Nikita Mikhalkov's pic, "The Barber of Siberia," proved that the lines between Russia's conflicting political factions can be blurred by a blockbuster film.
Motion Picture Sound Editors has announced the final nominees for its 46th anniversary Golden Reel Awards, which recognize excellence in sound editing in 16 motion picture, television, video and…
Denis Leary, due out next in Clint Eastwood's "True Crime" for Warner Bros., will topline and be one of the exec producers on the color-barrier baseball pic "The Eddie Klep Story" for DreamWorks.
Entertainment Film Distributors has pre-bought U.K. rights to "Complicity," a Scottish thriller starring Jonny Lee Miller, which is being financed by J&M Entertainment.
In yet another twist to its diversified international distribution operations, Universal has pacted with Sony for all international distribution of its pics on digital videodisc.
Beck will be the headliner at the online Hollywood Stock Exchange's Oscar night party. The affair at the House of Blues has been described as a "convergence of the digital world and Hollywood."
Beacon Communications and Kevin Costner have set their sights on Francis Ford Coppola to direct "13 Days" and will begin negotiations this week in hopes of bringing him aboard to helm the David…
Universal confirmed Monday that it will release Imagine Entertainment's Jim Carrey starrer, "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas" on Thanksgiving weekend 2000.
After securing his place as a Hollywood star, Nicolas Cage is moving into indie production. Cage's Saturn Films banner will make its producing debut on "Shadow of the Vampire," in which John…
Robert De Niro will be a presenter at the Academy Awards for the fifth time this year.
"Phenomenon" helmer Jon Turteltaub will direct and produce the big-ticket pic "National Treasure" for Disney, slated to open for the Independence Day weekend in 2000. Pic will be budgeted in the $60…