There's a decent idea for a thriller rattling around inside "Johnny Skidmarks," a classic noir wannabe starring Peter Gallagher as a freelance crime scene photog and Frances McDormand as a recovering…
Newcomer Rick Yune will join Ethan Hawke in the Ron Bass-scripted adaptation of "Snow Falling on Cedars."
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired U.S. rights to "Character," the Netherlands' entry for best foreign-language film Oscar.
Moonstone Entertainment president Etchie Stroh has created a domestic distribution label, Prestige Entertainment, to handle the U.S. releases of certain Moonstone productions.
After co-starring roles in the two "Scream" franchise features, actress Courteney Cox has become an expert at making full use of her off-time from NBC series "Friends." Cox now is set to join Kenneth…
DreamWorks has shifted the opening dates of two of its most promising 1998 releases, the Steven Spielberg-helmed "Saving Private Ryan" and the animated biblical epic "The Prince of Egypt."
Oliver Stone's prolific Illusion Entertainment Group has been looking for a new home, and now sources are saying Hollywood's last angry man is eyeing Warner Bros. No deal has yet been set.
Catherine Deneuve will be presented with a Golden Bear award for lifetime achievement at the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22), festival topper Moritz de Hadeln told journalists at a news…
Jack Woolf, an Emmy-winning director of photography, died Jan.15 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills following an extended illness. He was 80.
Another record went overboard last weekend as the rampaging "Titanic" minted an unprecedented $50 million outside North America for the second consecutive frame.
U.K. sales and production company Handmade Films is backing the directorial debut of Stephen Bayley, who will helm the dramatic comedy "Sweety Barrett," which began shooting Monday in Dublin.