Jennifer Lopez, currently lensing "Out of Sight" with George Clooney, has inked to segue directly into "Thieves" under Gary Fleder's helm for Universal Pictures, sources said Wednesday.
Writer-director-producer John Landis will deliver the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' 11th George Stevens Lecture on Nov. 14 at 8 p.m. in the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
With an ancient Transylvanian castle as location, principal photography has begun on "Beowulf," a futuristic adaptation of the Old English folk epic, with Christopher Lambert in the lead role.
Brian Yuzna is directing "Progeny," a $6 million sci-fi thriller that recently began principal photography in and around Los Angeles.
Director Rob Stone and the Directors Guild of America have settled their legal battle over the rights to a documentary featuring helmers from the guild.
Mexico's Academy of Film Arts and Sciences has chosen Arturo Ripstein's "Profundo Carmesi" ("Deep Crimson") as its entry for an Oscar in the best foreign-language film category.
Tom Wilkinson, one of the cheeky lads in the full-frontal hit "The Full Monty," has been cast in the upcoming thriller "Rush Hour," which New Line Cinema begins shooting Nov. 30.
Toronto-based writer-director Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter," far and away the highest-profile Canuck pic of the year, is the leading nominee for this year's Genie Awards, the annual Canadian…
The European Film Academy's Felix award is getting a sex change.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. will bestow upon Shirley MacLaine the 1998 Cecil B. DeMille award for her outstanding contribution to entertainment. HFPA will present the award to MacLaine at the…
That's what Comedy III Prods. might have said to Sony Pictures Entertainment after it won its lawsuit to license and merchandise Three Stooges paraphernalia a few months ago.
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