Lynwood Spinks has named Melinda Farrell and Steven Roffer co-presidents of HyperFilms, his Universal-based shingle. The former Carolco chief operating officer hopes the execs will help him send…
The Chinese government is demanding that a D.C. film festival cancel the planned unspooling of a feature about human rights issues in Tibet.
Retrospective is the operative word for Ray Davies in the front of end of 1998: EMI-Capitol has released "Storyteller," his dialogue-and-music stroll down memory lane; Velvel has started reissuing…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Advance in Visual Effects Race
- Warren Beatty Honored by Kirk Douglas, Don Cheadle at Santa Barbara Fete
- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
- ‘La La Land’ Named Best Film by New York Film Critics Circle (Full List)
Musical numbers: "Way Down Yonder," "Why Pass Bypass By?," "Fatherless," "Mine," "Story Song," "The Lord Works in Mysterious Ways," "Live at Lunch," "I Play It by Ear," "Duet for One," "Jesus Was Not…
With an eye toward a summer production start, 20th Century Fox is quickly putting together its own entry into the white-hot teen market with "Girl Gives Birth to Prom Date," which John Schultz…
Kopelson Entertainment has optioned "Knox," an action-heist film written by first-time scribes Rick Eid and Gavin Harris.
The pleasures are modest but consistent in "John Carpenter's Vampires," a part-Western, part-horror flick that doesn't aim too high but nails the range it occupies. A tale of parallel quests in the…
Marlo Thomas, diving into the feature producing realm, has sold "The Assistants" as a pitch to Touchstone Pictures with Barry Sonnenfeld and Barry Josephson attached to produce with her.
That sinking feeling experienced by many exhibitors overseas last week was caused not so much by the inevitable, albeit slight, slowing down of the good ship "Titanic" but of the lead weight from a…
Showing how the Nazis' mass killings grew out of the German medical establishment's willing implementation of euthanasia and other practices with seemingly legitimate ends, "Healing by Killing" adds…
MGM has set Robert De Niro to star in "Flawless," which Joel Schumacher has scripted and will direct in New York this fall. The film will be produced by Schumacher in conjunction with De Niro and…