Any discussion of the creation and sustenance of film franchises usually includes mentions of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg and the other usual suspects. But in fact, the kingpin Hollywood…
The American Cinematheque's new series --- "Two-Fisted Tales: The Explosive Cinema of Sam Fuller" --- kicks off Friday with a 40th anniversary screening of "Forty Guns."
Miramax Films is in exclusive talks to produce "The Debtors," a madcap comedy about a couple addicted to spending that was penned by Jordan Roberts.
Columbia TriStar Home Video, ShadowCatcher Entertainment and producer Larry Estes have announced the formation and sponsorship of SearchParty, a mentor program to provide funding and distribution for…
Caravan Pictures has promised to pick up Gail Parent's feature pitch "Breach of Promise" for a mid-six-figure pricetag, sources said Tuesday.
At a closing ceremony July 29, the 20th Moscow Jubilee fest jury awarded its grand prize to U.S. pic "Marvin's Room," with fest visitor Robert De Niro collecting the prize.
"The Madness of King George" thesp Nigel Hawthorne has inked to star in "Pastmaster," a comedy about power, capital punishment and the underbelly of the law.
Touchstone Pictures won a hot little bidding war late last week to mount "Rushmore," a script by the "Bottle Rocket" team of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson. The bidding started after New Line set the…
The British Film Institute has officially confirmed that Alan Parker, director of "Evita," will become its new chairman when Jeremy Thomas steps down at the end of this year (Daily Variety, July 28).
Kelly Preston, who is quietly developing a solid comedienne career in pics like "Jerry Maguire" and "Nothing to Lose," has inked to star opposite Eddie Murphy and Jeff Goldblum in "Holy Man" for…
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