Michael Eisner will counterprogram himself Sunday. The Disney topper will fill his customary role introducing "The Wonderful World of Disney" on ABC, where the theatrical "The Santa Clause" will…
Tom Hanks is in negotiations to star in Frank Darabont's "The Green Mile" for Castle Rock Entertainment. Darabont adapted the screenplay from author Stephen King's six-part "Green Mile" series…
UA is getting totally tubular with its purchase of a surf-movie pitch, "Girls in the Curl," about young women who break into the rigorous sport of competitive wave-riding, the studio confirmed…
Though lawyers for writer Barbara Chase-Riboud have asked a federal court to stop the release of the film "Amistad," her attorney Pierce O'Donnell admitted Tuesday that winning such injunction…
Olivia Williams, who was plucked from the British stage by Kevin Costner to be his co-star in "The Postman," has landed the female lead alongside Bill Murray in "Rushmore," the Touchstone film to be…
Telescene Film Group of Montreal has teamed with Paris-based Medialab to produce a new futuristic, one-hour police drama series, "Escaping Eden," which will make use of live-action characters set…
Helmer-producer-actor Rob Reiner has signed with ICM, where he will be repped by agency president and co-CEO Jim Wiatt.
Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday that it has upped Bob Wynne to co-president, in a move designed to give president-chief operating officer John Calley more time to devote to the film biz.
Regal Cinemas Inc. completed a new $250 million credit line, expanding its existing $150 million debt facility, it said Thursday.
Canal Plus, which owns the Latin American rights to the movie libraries of Carolco Pictures and Dino De Laurentiis, has sold 88 titles to TNT Latin America, among them "Rambo III," "Total Recall,"…