For a latter-day generation of adolescents, "George of the Jungle" was a humorous antidote to sappy animated TV characters. The loinclothed, lantern-jawed hero had the heart of Tarzan and the sense…
New Line Cinema has inked "Jack and Sarah" director Tim Sullivan to rewrite and helm "Walking Papers" for Irene Webb to produce, sources said Thursday.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has upped Simon Barsky to senior VP and general counsel of the MPAA and its international arm, the Motion Picture Assn.
The Hunger (Sun.(20), 9-11 p.m., Showtime) Filmed in Montreal and London by Scott Free Prods., Telescene Film Group Prods. and the Movie Network, Canada. Executive producers, Tony Scott, Ridley…
Shifting gears, producer Jerry Bruckheimer has picked up Brian Cowden's epic love story spec "On Earth" for a low six-figure sum, sources said Thursday.
Buena Vista's "George of the Jungle" slammed into 2,391 theaters Wednesday night, grossing a stronger-than-expected $3.27 million to lead the daily box office.
Michael Rapaport, who has been a fixture on the New York independent film scene since his 1993 debut in "Zebrahead," has been cast as the lead in the indie feature "The Naked Man."
Elephant Walk Entertainment and Lighthouse Prods. have teamed to develop and co-produce a remake of French filmmaker Mathieu Kassovitz's debut feature "Cafe au Lait" for 20th Century Fox.
Now that Disney-owned ABC has said it will reject ads for 20th Century Fox's new animated film "Anastasia" during its Sunday "Wonderful World of Disney" franchise, will Fox Broadcasting Co. retaliate?
President and CEO of Orion Pictures Len White said Thursday that with the completion of the merger of Orion and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Inc. he is stepping down from his post effective today.