Roger Donaldson, helmer of "The Getaway" and "No Way Out," has signed a deal pegged at roughly $ 2 million to direct MGM's sci-fi thriller "Species," sources said Tuesday.
Talk to any one of the record American contingent trekking to Cannes for the MIP-TV market and the tone is upbeat.
Tony Sella has been upped to senior veepee of marketing/creative advertising for 20th Century Fox, one day after the exit of Michael Kaiser from that job.
Signaling the important role literary works will continue to play in their production slate, producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall have tapped Maria B. Campbell Associates, a New York-based…
Scripter Ron Nyswaner ("Philadelphia") and helmer Dan Algrant ("Naked in New York") will introduce pix at Columbia University's eighth annual showcase of student short films. Eleven films will be…
In the toon tradition of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," Interscope has purchased "Father Figure," a script by Jeff Hause and David Hines, about a man who discovers his dad's a cartoon character. The…
New Media Expo, the latest in a rapidly growing list of conventions aimed at the high-tech worlds of multimedia and interactivity, kicks off today at Los Angeles' Convention Center. Backers claim…
There was considerable slippage on the exclusives roster for last weekend, with more productions than not seeing their B.O. drop.
"A Walk in the Clouds," a World War II romance set in Napa Valley, is trotting from MGM to 20th Century Fox, where Keanu Reeves will star in the pic.
Henry Jaglom's "Babyfever" is to women and their biological clocks what his 1991 "Eating" was to women and their relationship with food. Aiming to provide an intimate look at women's feelings and…