As U.S. gay-themed movies get more mainstream in flavor and polish yet remain mostly relegated to arthouse exposure, pics such as "It's in the Water" pose a conundrum. Much brighter than earlier…
A raft of premieres of new British pics, many by first-timers, plus a strong lineup of international titles, mark the 51st Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival's slate, announced Thursday.
Fox today will hold a "National 'Roar'-Off Competition" --- designed to plug its new period drama series "Roar" (which debuts Monday night) --- at 3 p.m. onstage at Universal CityWalk adjacent to the…
Twentieth Century Fox intends to spin the ballooned cost of "Titanic" to its advantage when the pic is released later this year, according to Fox's U.K. marketing manager, Tomas Jegeus.
Millfilm, the f/x post-production facility fronted by Ridley and Tony Scott, has raised $10.6 million to finance its operations.
DreamWorks will become a bi-coastal studio with the opening of a New York office Monday. The new headquarters will house divisions of marketing and distribution to oversee East Coast operations in…
Merging the ridefilm and Imax experiences, New Wave Entertainment, a Sherman Oaks-based ridefilm production company that currently makes more than half of all ridefilm footage worldwide, has…
Gary Barber, vice chairman and chief operating officer of Morgan Creek Prods., is expected to leave the Warner Bros.-based production company founded by James G. Robinson, sources said. Rumors of his…
Film Institute of Northern California celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Mill Valley Film Festival Oct. 2-12 with a wide selection of foreign and domestic films. Included will be Spike Lee’s…
The ax fell for 85 employees at Orion Pictures Thursday as Metromedia Intl. Group shareholders approved the $573 million sale of Orion Pictures and Goldwyn Entertainment Co. to billionaire Kirk…