UCLA Film and Television Archives and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art kicked off "Electric Shadows '97: A Pan-Asian Film Festival" Thursday with a screening of King Hu's 1975 martial arts…
The Shrine Auditorium will be the home of the 1998 Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences officially announced on Thursday, confirming earlier reports (Daily Variety, July 2).
Universal Pictures has struck a deal with "Child's Play" creator and writer Don Mancini to pen "Bride of Chucky," the fourth installment of the murderous doll horror franchise.
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Helmer Stephen Herek's Mud Pony Prods. has optioned the film rights to Margaret Hooks' biography "Tina Modotti: Photographer and Revolutionary" under the company's first-look deal with Touchstone…
In a move that confirms the company's intentions to play a far more active role in the local film scene, Warner Bros. Holland has acquired all Benelux rights to Dutch helmer Robert Jan Westdijk's…
Gill Holland and Nadia Leonelli are producing "Remembering Sex," a low-budget indie that marks the feature directorial debut of Julie Lynch.
Despite game efforts from a first-rate cast and acres of impressive production values, "Event Horizon" remains a muddled and curiously uninvolving sci-fi horror show. Initial promise of the off-beat…
The conventional Hollywood ways of producing and releasing films were cheekily challenged --- and stoutly defended --- at the Australian Movie Convention Wednesday.
"Un Air Si Pur," the latest pic from "Colonel Chabert" helmer Yves Angelo, will have its world preem as the opening-night pic at this year's Montreal World Film Festival, it was announced by fest…
After a yearlong hiatus, Liv Tyler ("Stealing Beauty") is moving back in front of the cameras with a vengeance. The 20-year-old has won the female lead in Touchstone's "Armageddon," which she'll do…
Producer Galt Niederhoffer has nabbed the rights to the life stories of teen pop sensation Hanson, and will produce a feature that will star the three members of the band, and be directed and…