Hot directors coming off major successes often follow up with quirky, more idiosyncratic pictures and so it is with the Coen brothers' follow-up to "Fargo." Spiked with wonderfully funny sequences…
Who will be the king of "The Castle"? That was the question on Sundance attendees' chapped lips Monday as specialized distribution toppers braved a half foot of snow to attend a packed screening of…
Helmer Joe Dante, finishing up "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to direct the Mount Royal Entertainment indie pic "Sacred Estates," sources said Wednesday.
Village Roadshow Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights outside North America for MGM's upcoming thriller, "Disturbing Behavior."
Clea Duvall, currently starring in "How to Make the Cruelest Month," one of 16 films in dramatic competition at Sundance, has joined the cast of Rand Ravich's "The Astronaut's Wife" for New Line.
EXCLUSIVEMiramax Films and RKO Pictures have announced a tentative list of films that they will remake together following the 12-pic co-financing and distribution deal they signed last week.
TriStar Pictures' "Idle Hands," a teen horror pic that centers on a particularly wacked teenage dude, has swapped directors, with Damon Santos Stefanos in and Henry Selick out, Daily Variety has…
For its eighth year, Cinequest -- the San Jose Film Festival -- has again come up with an eclectic mix of indies, international pics, cult items, tributes and offbeat sidebars. Event runs Jan…
Seventh Art Releasing, the relatively young independent arthouse film distributor, has acquired U.S. rights to the film "Honey and Ashes" from Swiss-Tunisian director Nadia Fares at the Sundance Film…
"Pi" reps a striking debut feature for writer-director Darren Aronofsky. Though pic is somewhat limited in terms of narrative and emotional drive -- not to mention commercial prospects -- by dint of…
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