Jon Voight is set to co-star with rising Irish thesp Brendan Gleeson in John Boorman's crime biopic "I Once Had a Life."
Former Disney music exec Matt Walker has joined 20th Century Fox as senior VP of music for Fox's film music division.
Don Cheadle has been signed to a co-starring role in the Steven Soderbergh-directed adaptation of the Elmore Leonard novel "Out of Sight."
The films of director John Cassavetes will be the subject of a retrospective that Film Comment magazine and Miramax Films will present in Gotham and Los Angeles Aug. 22-28.
A new German source of indie film funding is opening up for mainstream, studio-distribbed pics through a deal between Bertelsmann-affiliated CLT-UFA Intl. and Allied Pacific, the distrib arm of…
The Producers Credit Board has been gaining steam, with the group's membership --- which originally numbered 50 --- steadily growing. Many high-profile producers have lent their names to the board…
It was "Men in Black" to the rescue of the ailing foreign business last weekend, as Barry Sonnenfeld's sci-fi comedy bagged $20 million from socko bows in five territories --- including an all-time…
Dimension Films, Miramax's genre banner, will produce "Killing Mrs. Tingle," based on the first script written by Kevin Williamson, who penned the screenplay for Dimension's blockbuster "Scream" and…
Universal Pictures has picked up the pitch "Lost and Found" from Tollin/Robbins Prods., which produced "Good Burger" for Nickelodeon Films. The pitch from Dan Schneider, who co-scripted "Good…
A commanding hold by Beacon and Sony's "Air Force One," and better-than-expected debuts by New Line's "Spawn" and Fox's "Picture Perfect," helped boost weekend ticket sales to an August high of…
The subway men's room set of Brian Silberman's gritty "Sugar Down Billie Hoak" is so filth-encrusted audiences might want to shower after leaving the theater. Silberman's drama about two homeless…
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