Fox Searchlight Pictures has started shooting "Dreaming of Joseph Lees," its first British pic since "The Full Monty."
HIGH POINTS: The force was with Fox in early 1997, as the studio flew at warp speed into the year with the re-release of "Star Wars" in January.
Writer-director Philippe Lioret beats the sophomore jinx with "Proper Attire Required," a charming comedy of misunderstandings that's even better than his 1994 debut, "Fallen From Heaven" (aka "In…
Laurence Fishburne's production company Cinema Gypsy has optioned "A Queer Kind of Death," the first of George Baxter's series of suspense novels featuring a black, gay detective, who would be played…
EXCLUSIVEP.J. Hogan, hot off the blockbuster success of his last helming gig, "My Best Friend's Wedding," is likely to direct a Warner Bros.' biopic about gameshow mogul Chuck Barris, according to…
As expected, Warner Bros. and Polygram Filmed Entertainment have inked a three-year split-rights agreement to jointly finance and distribute motion pictures produced by Castle Rock.
After scouting locations in Gotham for nearly two years, indie production company the Shooting Gallery said Tuesday that it will build a full-service studio across the Hudson River in Harrison, N.J.
Connie Nielsen has signed to star opposite Kurt Russell in the Warner Bros. action thriller "Soldier." The film, directed by Paul Anderson and produced by Jerry Weintraub, starts production this…
There are actors who sing and singers who act, but rarely an artist so universally gifted that the music imbues the drama and vice versa. Karen Mason is such a talent.
Made on the most modest of means, "Hands on a Hardbody" is a classic piece of Americana, a down-home documentary that not only produces gales of laughter but also manages, by the end, to come…
HIGH POINTS: Paramount's frugal approach to filmmaking and its fervent commitment to production co-financing once again contributed to a profitable, if not headline-grabbing, year.
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