Judges for the Intl. Documentary Assn. have nominated 25 documentaries ranging from feature-length films to short subjects for the IDA's 1997 Distinguished Achievement Awards. Five awards will be…
A bumped-up shoot on David Cronenberg's next film has pushed Jennifer Jason Leigh out of negotiations to make her Broadway bow opposite Quentin Tarantino in "Wait Until Dark."
DreamWorks' feature distribution operation launched with an unspectacular start with the $12.3 million launch of "The Peacemaker."
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Peter O'Brian, the Canadian producer of award-winning films "The Grey Fox" and "My American Cousin," has joined forces with Noble House Communications Inc. with the aim of building it into a new…
General Cinemas parent GC Cos. Inc., which has kept a low profile amid the theater-building craze of recent years, said Monday it plans a big expansion in Latin America, Europe and Asia.
Former Rysher exec VP Jim Burke, who recently formed his own independent production company, Total Burke, is prepping the Peter and Bobby Farrelly-scripted coming-of-age pic "Outside Providence."
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" crystallized into first place on the exclusives roster without the benefit of Friday night.
Saul Zaentz, the Oscar-winning producer of "The English Patient," will topline the 12th annual meeting of the Screen Producers Assn. of Australia. The confab, which runs Nov. 13-16, is the premier…
The premiere outing for the Hollywood Film Festival will showcase 40 films, including 19 in the feature competition for the Film Discovery Awards. Additionally, there will be prizes for shorts and…
Veteran helmer Charles Jarrott's "The Secret Life of Algernon," is an airy, often amusing absurdist comedy chronicling the misadventures of an eccentric fellow. Original, if lightweight, piece of…
New Line Cinema, re-establishing its indie powerhouse sensibility, announced on Monday its new $400 million revolving line of credit for production financing from a group of international banks led…