Unlike the in-your-face movie magic readily on display in director James Cameron's past films, such as "The Abyss" and "Terminator 2: Judgment Day," many of the groundbreaking visual effects in…
Mary Parent, the New Line Cinema VP who oversaw the dramatic actioner hit "Set It Off," is expected to move to Universal Pictures as a senior VP of production, sources said Thursday.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art's "The Big Sound" film series revives moviedom's biggest sound Saturday with a special screening of the 1974 "Earthquake," filmed in the short-lived Sensurround…
Universal TV’s “Jerry Springer” scored an all-time high national Nielsen rating in the week ending July 20. Information was wrong in Thursday’s syndie ratings story. * * * Adam Dishell is VP, Central…
While the goal of most computer animation is realism, the creators of "Marvin the Martian in the 3rd Dimension," a CG, 3-D special venue film produced for Warner Bros.' international Movie World…
"Men in Black" traveled past $200 million domestically on Thursday and continued to close the gap with "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" as the top grosser of 1997.
Charlize Theron, the blond bombshell thesp who starred in "2 days in the Valley," is in final talks for the psycho-horror pic "Astronaut's Wife" for New Line Cinema, the studio said Thursday.
Hollywood gets gently goosed in "The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson," an always amusing, occasionally very funny mockumentary in which a Brit TV crew tries to dredge up the truth about an English…
In a preemptive buy reported to be the low- to mid-six figures against high-six, MGM has snapped up "Witch Hunt," a supernatural-comedy spec about a coven of evil witches who come to Earth in the…
As high concept pictures go, "Air Bud" has the promising, if limited, come-on of a basketball-playing pooch. While it's true he drools rather than dribbles, golden retriever Buddy has uncanny…
Aspiring digital artists looking to nail a job with one of the hot f/x houses often harbor visions of working on cutting edge visuals for blockbuster studio feature films.