Continuing the midseason network trend toward sitcoms that center on young men with stunted social development and the attractive professional women who are inexplicably drawn to them, this jaunty…
Independent producer/exhibitor Regent Entertainment has signed a six-picture co-financing and production deal with U.K.-based entertainment financier Flashpoint.
All eyes will be on him and, to the certain satisfaction of his new legion of fans, the man of the moment, Leonardo DiCaprio, delivers a wonderful double star turn in "The Man in the Iron Mask." An…
Filmmakers Erin Dignam, Tim Blake Nelson and Scott Saunders were announced as finalists for the Someone to Watch Award at the upcoming Independent Spirit Awards on March 21.
Director Masato Harada brings a disarmingly light touch to the dark subject of teen prostitution in "Leaving." Laced with observations about a society of feverish consumerism and cosmetic obsessions…
Eli Samaha's Phoenician Films has picked up the spec thriller script "Charley Needles" for high five figures against low six figures, sources said.
The wacky, angst-laden romantic history of Susan (Nicole Tocantins) and Jason (Dan Bucatinsky) can very well be distilled down to that sneering childhood retort, "I know you are but what am I?"…
Gus Van Sant, director of "Good Will Hunting," will executive produce "Speedway Junky," the feature directorial debut of shorts-filmmaker Nickolas Perry.
Thomas Jane has joined the cast of "Molly," starring opposite Elisabeth Shue and Aaron Eckhart in the MGM pic about a mentally handicapped woman who becomes a genius after undergoing a revolutionary…
In a role that would stretch his acting chops to new lengths, Danny DeVito is in talks to topline "Stretch Armstrong" for Caravan Pictures.
Richard C. Glouner, a third-generation cinematographer who worked in the industry more than 40 years, died Feb. 9 of Lou Gehrig's Disease (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) at a hospital in Newport…