The late Jerry Garcia would have been the ideal viewer for "The Sundial," a chronicle of an aging Polish hippie couple's relationship and unorthodox backwoods lifestyle. Like Garcia internationally…
Denise Gurin has been tapped VP of film and head film buyer of Knoxville, Tenn.-based Regal Cinemas, the third-ranked domestic circuit with nearly 2,100 screens.
"Men in Black," which bowed here Wednesday, rocketed to the top spot at the French box office, breaking records for the biggest opening-day tally across the nation with more than 357,400 tickets sold.
Bruce Beresford, who last directed the drama "Paradise Road," will next step behind the camera for Paramount Pictures' thriller "Double Jeopardy" for producer Leonard Goldberg, sources said.
The closing-night gala scheduled to cap off the 54th Venice Intl. Film Festival Sept. 6 in historic Piazza San Marco may be under threat due to the 11th-hour withdrawal of private sponsors for the…
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures has picked up "Lake Placid" --- a comedy actioner by David E. Kelley --- after it was put into turnaround by Fox 2000.
Proving it's easier to attract plays with money, Universal Pictures has lured the film rights to the hot legit property "As Bees in Honey Drown" by Douglas Carter Beane, for Sandollar Prods.
Val Kilmer, who last starred in "The Saint" for Paramount Pictures, has the offer on two high-profile projects, "Killer Spy" for producer Art Linson at Fox 2000 and "Matrix" for producer Joel Silver…
New Line Cinema is in final talks with helmer James Foley to steer "The Corrupter" into its shoals. It's unclear whether it will be his next project, as "Blessed Child" at Paramount Pictures also has…
Cinar Films of Montreal announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement for a new five-year line of credit worth C$110 million ($80 million) from the Royal Bank of Canada and the Banking Branch…
Higher costs of film releases blew out Cineplex Odeon Corp.'s second-quarter loss 32% to $14.5 million, it said Thursday, on 8% higher revenue of $127.2 million.