Last year, playwright/director Ted Lange ("Love Boat") premiered his "Four Queens No Trump," a flawed but often hilarious foray into the decidedly sexual musings of four black women from South…
While the situation appears destined to change in the coming weeks as Fox's "Titanic" continues its ship-shape voyage, Italian productions have landed the top three positions at the national box…
Don't expect any Valentine's Day cards circulating between writer-director James Toback and the MPAA's Classification & Ratings Administration. Last week the ratings board rejected Toback's 10th…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
An increasingly popular stopover for global fest-hoppers between Sundance and Berlin, the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival kicks off its 27th edition Wednesday with the world premiere of Peter Delpeut's…
Director Lawrence Kasdan has gotten a greenlight at Touchstone Pictures to direct his original script "Mumford" this May.
The Writers Guild of America has chosen Melville Shavelson as the recipient of its annual Morgan Cox Award.
Variety and Daily Variety editor-in-chief Peter Bart will deliver the keynote address at the 22nd annual UCLA Entertainment Symposium, slated for Friday and Saturday. Co-chairs for the event, which…
Newcomer Matt Damon of "Good Will Hunting" joined veteran actors Robert Duvall ("The Apostle"), Peter Fonda ("Ulee's Gold"), Dustin Hoffman ("Wag the Dog") and Jack Nicholson ("As Good as It Gets")…
Amy Pascal, president of Columbia Pictures, has been named chair of the American Film Institute's Third Decade Council, the AFI announced Tuesday. Pascal succeeds Mark Canton, who founded the…
Wolfgang Petersen will return to the sea to develop and possibly direct a film based on Sebastian Junger's bestselling nonfiction book "The Perfect Storm," about a deadly North Atlantic northeaster.
EXCLUSIVEHelmer Jonathan Mostow ("Breakdown") will make his next pic "U-571" for Universal Pictures with Dino and Martha De Laurentiis producing, sources said Tuesday.