Mackenzie Astin, last seen swooning in "In Love and War," has inked to do the hustle with Kate Beckinsale in Whit Stillman's "Last Days of Disco" for Castle Rock Entertainment, sources said Monday.
Sony Pictures Classics' "In the Company of Men" mounted a hostile takeover of the top slot on the exclusives roster during its first weekend.
Norman Lear is moving toward the sale of his Act III Theatres Inc., the 10th-biggest exhibition company, in a deal Wall Streeters believe could fetch as much as $550 million.
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…
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