Robert Duvall, whose personally financed "The Apostle" was a big hit at the Toronto Film Festival, will head back to his thespian roots with a leading role in "A Civil Action" for Touchstone…
Miramax Films has shelled out $400,000 against a high-six-figure sum for rookie scribes Ceridwen Morris and Alexandra Valenti's spec script "So Shoot Me," with Diane Keaton, Cathy Konrad and Bill…
Macedonian helmer Milcho Manchevski --- whose "Before the Rain" garnered a Gold Lion award at the 1994 Venice film fest, as well as a best foreign-language film Oscar nomination --- is set to direct…
Want the set to look like Seattle? Try Altadena. That's what the producers of indie family adventure pic "P.U.N.K.S." are doing this month.
Hot summer scribes Ed Solomon ("Men in Black") and Andrew Marlowe ("Air Force One") have signed on to head deep in the heart of Texas for the 4-year-old Austin Film Festival and Screenwriter's…
Although the Independent Feature Project moved its annual Gotham Awards to a more spacious venue this year, there still wasn't much room for table-hopping at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Tuesday night.
Shareholders in Andrew Vajna's Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc. will convene Dec. 4 to vote on Vajna's proposed liquidation of the company, Cinergi said Wednesday in a Securities & Exchange…
"Singing in Color," a documentary by filmmaker Bruce Weinstein, will be screened Saturday at the Independent Feature Film Market in New York.
He will appear in Image Organization's thriller "The Landlady," in which Weitz stars with Jack Coleman and Talia Shire, and Unified Film's space-travel adventure "Velocity Trap" with Oliver Grunier.
Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase 1 Prods. has optioned David O'Malley's pitch, "Heart of My Enemy."
In 1994, director Steven Spielberg, former Disney exec Jeffrey Katzenberg and music mogul David Geffen announced with fanfare befitting a coronation that they had a Dream. Three years, one hit TV…