The Directors Guild of America will present selections from the 1998 Hamptons Intl. Film Festival Jan. 14-17 at the DGA Theater in Manhattan.
A character-driven drama about the search for love and intimacy in the late '90s, "Playing by Heart" is filmmaking by rote. A stellar cast and articulate script notwithstanding, pic fails to connect…
Twentieth Century Fox's "The Thin Red Line" conquered the exclusives roster in its first sortie.
Goya nominations, announced Monday by Spain's Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, are domi-nated by three films: Fernando Trueba's "The Girl of Your Dreams," Jose Luis Garci's costumer "The…
Makers of feature films wishing to qualify their pics for 1998 Academy Awards but which have not been screened at least seven days in Los Angeles County had better find a theater and do so -- fast.
Warner Bros.' "You've Got Mail" capitalized on the festive good cheer to stage fine preems at the overseas box office, where BVI's "Mulan" and "A Bug's Life" recorded pleasing increases in several…
In a rare example of a Fortune 500 company exec reviewing a movie, the CEO of the W.R. Grace Co. has sent letters to the press with his opinion of Touchstone's "A Civil Action."
The Independent Feature Project says the 21st edition of the Independent Feature Film Market will be held Sept. 17-24.
Hollywood couldn't have wished for a better Christmas present: the biggest three-day box office weekend of all time. With the top 60 films weighing in at a whopping $147.7 million, the past weekend…
CINE-UK has secured a deal to build a 10-screen multiplex on the island of Jersey off the south coast of England.
The Thai government committee in charge of film production approval announced on Christmas Day the final rejection of a Thai location shoot for Fox's "Anna and the King," ending a six-month ordeal…