Rocker Jon Bon Jovi has inked a deal with Jerry Bruckheimer Films and Touchstone Pictures to develop, star in and write the music for a rock ‘n’ roll pic called “Love Hurts.” Pic, which Bruckheimer…
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" solidified its position on top of the exclusives roster. Ang Lee's adaptation of Rick Moody's novel about two Connecticut families rang up $99,383 on three Gotham…
Director Laurie Knoller will present the feature version of her award-winning short "Hub Cap World" at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Chaplin Theater of Raleigh Studios.
Steven Soderbergh has signed on to produce "Murray Hill," the sophomore directing effort of brothers Joe and Anthony Russo.
Independent auteur Roger Corman will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Casting Society of America (CSA) at a Nov. 12 midday ceremony at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
The superb Ray Charles retrospective that Rhino issued last month will certainly be one of the premier catalog releases of the year, its five CDs admirably capturing the breadth of Brother Ray's…
While opera's future is still being argued, its past continues to provide a comforting refuge for contemporary composers of the cautious stripe. Nothing in Daniel Catan's "Florencia en el Amazonas,"…
A legal battle is looming over the "Terminator" feature film franchise, with producer Gale Anne Hurd attempting to block attempts by Andy Vajna to buy rights to "Terminator 3."
The $13.2 million debut of Paramount’s Morgan Freeman starrer “Kiss the Girls,” plus a strong hold from 20th Century Fox’s sophomore “Soul Food,” helped push the weekend to a felicitous $67.4 million…
Denise Dowse plays the mother on NBC’s “Built to Last.” A review Sept. 24 misidentified her. * * * Miramax exec VP of production Meryl Poster will oversee the film project “So Shoot Me,” contrary to…
Columbia Pictures has dropped a bomb with its $500,000 against $1.3 million purchase of rookie scribe Jason Hightman's "World War III" as its tentpole event pic for the summer of 1999, the studio…
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