Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning "Love! Valour! Compassion!" is a perceptive, often hilarious look at love and life in the AIDS era. It is so sharply written and entertaining that in its…
"Appetite," a $2.5 million feature from first-time director George Milton, will be the first pro-duction financed by the Alternative Cinema Co., the arthouse division of J&M Entertainment.
An unexpectedly emotional change of pace after the spirited antic comedy of "Clerks" and the dismal antic comedy of "Mallrats," "Chasing Amy" sees writer-director Kevin Smith grappling with some…
Warner Bros. has pushed back the release date for "The Quest for Camelot" to the summer of 1998, to give the production team more time to complete the studio's first full-length feature from its…
Indian director Shekhar Kapur is going from ''Bandit Queen'' to the Virgin Queen. Kapur has signed up to direct ''Elizabeth I'' for Working Title Films, a biopic based on the early life of the…
When lensing stopped on "Cutthroat Island," certain items disappeared from the set: a pirate's wooden leg, a full-size metal cannon, the dress worn by star Geena Davis and a treasure map.
Universal Pictures has inked video and ad helmer Michel Gondry to direct its screen adaptation of the TV series "Green Hornet," with Jason Scott Lee attached to co-star, sources said Tuesday.
Babelsberg Studios in suburban Berlin is adding to its management team. Arthur Hofer of Bavaria Film and film architect Rainer Schaper, previously head of Babelsberg's art department, will be in…
Following Argentine and Hollywood biopics of Eva Peron, next up is a Japanese docudrama, now shooting here.
Tom Jacobson has signed on to produce Walt Disney's upcoming "Mighty Joe Young," joining producer Ted Hartley and director Ron Underwood in what will be one of the studio's "event" films of 1998.