A federal judge here says he will block next week's video release of Warner Bros. "Devil's Advocate" unless the studio can settle with a sculptor who claims the pic used his masterpiece without…
The red carpet will be rolled out in front of the Zoo Palast theater this evening as Jim Sheridan's IRA melodrama "The Boxer" kicks off the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22).
While booming box office, a boost in the market share of locally produced features and a slew of hot projects in the pipeline from top directors have combined to lift the spirits of the Italian film…
Zeitgeist Films has acquired North American rights to Benoit Jacquot's French-language film "Seventh Heaven," an official selection at the Venice Film Festival.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification and Ratings Appeals Board upheld the NC-17 rating given to the film "Glam" after an appeal hearing last week brought by the film's distributor…
Touchstone Pictures has paid mid- against upper-six-figures for "Robot Killer," a pitch to be written by Cinco Paul ("Witch Hunt"), sources said.
Elizabeth Perkins, Frank Langella, Rosanna Arquette and Amanda Donohoe are set to star in Bruce Wagner's indie film "I'm Losing You."
A new symbol for excellence in writing, the Writers Guild of America's new award statuette, will be unveiled at the guild's awards ceremony Feb. 21.
The new management team at Japanese production-distribution company Shochiku Co. is looking to maximize profits by dropping its line of artfilms and focusing efforts on a trimmer line of films more…
Figure skater Katerina Witt will glide into a feature role in MGM's thriller "Ronin," which stars Robert De Niro and is currently being shot in Europe under the direction of John Frankenheimer.