The Riviera, the new $30 million hub of the Cannes film festival's newly named Cannes Market (Marche du Film), has inked commitments from 60 indie distributors -- one-third of those attending -- to…
Nicolas Cage, who won a best actor Oscar for his work in "Leaving Las Vegas," will be a presenter at the Academy Awards.
After years of web-spinning and legal wrangling, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Marvel Enterprises have signed an agreement that will allow them to jointly launch a Spider-Man franchise for film and…
DreamWorks has picked up an untitled comedy pitch by writers Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi that will be developed as a starring vehicle for "Rush Hour" star Jackie Chan.
Luminous foreign preems by "Patch Adams" and lusty debuts by "Shakespeare in Love," "You've Got Mail" and "The Thin Red Line" juiced the foreign B.O. last weekend.
The Chicago Film Critics named "Saving Private Ryan" best picture at the 11th Chicago Film Critics awards ceremony at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Chicago.
DreamWorks' "The Prince of Egypt" was named best film of the year at the 22nd annual Intl. Angel Awards held last week at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
Shoreline Entertainment has picked up worldwide distribution rights to Think Films' action/adventure "The Last Refuge."
Alan Cumming, who won a Tony for his perf in "Cabaret" on Broadway, has inked to play the Great Kazoo in "The Flintstones -- Viva Rock Vegas" for Universal.
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM MARKETDimension Films has put "Scream 3" on the fast track for a May production start now that stars Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox and David Arquette seem certain to reprise…
Confirming its continuing aggressiveness as a multi-territory buyer, CLT/Ufa Intl., the international film and TV sales arm of the CLT/Ufa Group, has acquired all rights for Germany, Benelux and…