A passable but wispily ephemeral entertainment, "Kicked in the Head" is an energetic New York indie picture with very little on its mind. A solid cast enacting a story almost overloaded with hectic…
In an effort to ensure the survival of films produced during the golden years of Italian cinema, the country's deputy prime minister Walter Veltroni has launched an adopt-a-film initiative…
Mel Gibson and Palme d'Or-winning director Chen Kaige ("Farewell, My Concubine") have met about a possible collaboration on "A Tale of Two Cities."
As many as 1,000 people are expected to attend "Words Into Pictures," billed as the first-of-its-kind industry event focusing on screenwriters. The three-day forum, beginning today, is held by the…
"Men in Black" director Barry Sonnenfeld and former Columbia Pictures president Barry Josephson are homing in on where they will set up shop.
Miko Hughes, the 11-year-old thesp from "Zeus and Roxanne," has inked to star with Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin in "Simon" for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures.
Ann Daly, who helped shepherd Walt Disney Home Video to industry prominence, has been named head of DreamWorks' feature animation division.
Def Pictures has renewed for an additional three years its first-look arrangment with Polygram Filmed Entertainment.
In the wake of his Palme d'Or-winning, Oscar-nominated "Secrets & Lies," iconoclastic Brit filmmaker Mike Leigh has made one of his most modest pictures, although one that offers quite a few laughs…
Spanish cinema circuit Cinesa, owned by United Cinemas Intl. (UCI), is in talks with local hardtop chain Hermanos Hernandez to create the biggest exhibition alliance in the country. If it comes to…