New Line Cinema, in another move to shed its niche status and join the big leagues, has inked producer Steve Tisch to a first-look, non-exclusive development deal with a unique financing twist.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center feted Robert Altman Monday night, the group's 23rd such annual tribute.
Fox O&O KTTV has rejected a Spanish-language advertisement for the October Films release "Cronos." Guillermo del Toro's Spanish-language horror film opened March 30 on two screens in New York and is…
A California Assembly bill that Hollywood's unions claim would dangerously encroach on their rights to freely picket outside film sets was defeated in committee Tuesday.
After a near change of heart, Sean Connery has signed to star in Warner Bros.' "Just Cause," a death-row thriller based on John Katzenbach's 1991 novel.
Miramax Films and Woods Entertainment closed an estimated $ 300,000 against $ 600,000 deal for Scott Rosenberg's spec script "Beautiful Girls" Tuesday, ending more than a week of wrangling for what…
Paramount Tuesday bought "Parents' Night," a comic spec about a group of fourth-graders who discover that their least favorite teacher is poised to become principal in five days.
The 90-year-old Loews Theatres circuit, the oldest and seventh largest in the country, will officially change its name to Sony Theatres today.
The champagne was flowing at Gramercy Pictures as "Four Weddings and a Funeral" topped the weekend box office with $ 4,162,489. With a $ 5,773 average, simply put, there was nothing else out there…
Universal's "The War," directed by Jon Avnet and starring Elijah Wood and Kevin Costner, has wrapped principal photography. The film is an Avnet/Kerner production of an Island World/Pipeline picture.
Sparks flew briefly Saturday at the awards ceremony of the 13th Istanbul Intl. Film Festival when a local laureate returned his scroll to the onstage jury's prexy as part of a political protest.