Camilla Belle ("The Lost World: Jurassic Park") has signed on for the role of a young Sally Owens in Warner Bros. witch-craft-themed romantic comedy "Practical Magic."
Stanley Kubrick, Ridley Scott and Alan Parker are among more than 1,000 U.K. film and TV directors who are backing a campaign to win a share of the ongoing TV and video revenues from their work.
TriStar tried hard. But the studio responsible for "Jerry Maguire," "My Best Friend's Wedding" and "As Good as It Gets," not to mention this summer's Sony tentpole, "Godzilla," always existed in the…
Polygram's "The Proposition" said yes to the No. 1 slot on the exclusives roster during its first weekend. The 1930s period piece starring Kenneth Branagh and Madeleine Stowe accepted $40,472 on…
Unlike such legendary personifications of "cool" as Humphrey Bogart and James Dean, whose cults grew after their deaths, Steve McQueen seems to have experienced a considerable decline in his…
The Oscar booster effect kicked in big time overseas last week, delivering rich B.O. spoils for "Titanic," "As Good As It Gets" and "Good Will Hunting."
Will Ferrell, who has developed his own cult following with the cheerleaders sketch on "Saturday Night Live," has inked to topline "The Whistleblower" for Touchstone Pictures, the studio confirmed…
"The Sky Is Falling" at New Line Cinema and it has attracted "Mouse Hunt" helmer Gore Verbinski, who has signed on to direct the futuristic actioner previously been set up at TriStar Pictures.
Festival documentary favorite "Hands on a Hardbody," which illuminates a particularly quirky side of the American love affair with the motor vehicle, has been set for theatrical distribution by…
Giovanni Ribisi ("That Thing You Do!") has been cast in the MGM feature "The Mod Squad," an update of the groovy TV series about a trio of dropouts who are rehabilitated and become police officers.
Jerzy Skolimowski burst on the international movie scene in the 1960s as a Polish triple threat -- directing, writing and acting in a series of groundbreaking works. He did all three in such films as…