Newcomer Matt Damon of "Good Will Hunting" joined veteran actors Robert Duvall ("The Apostle"), Peter Fonda ("Ulee's Gold"), Dustin Hoffman ("Wag the Dog") and Jack Nicholson ("As Good as It Gets")…
Amy Pascal, president of Columbia Pictures, has been named chair of the American Film Institute's Third Decade Council, the AFI announced Tuesday. Pascal succeeds Mark Canton, who founded the…
Wolfgang Petersen will return to the sea to develop and possibly direct a film based on Sebastian Junger's bestselling nonfiction book "The Perfect Storm," about a deadly North Atlantic northeaster.
EXCLUSIVEHelmer Jonathan Mostow ("Breakdown") will make his next pic "U-571" for Universal Pictures with Dino and Martha De Laurentiis producing, sources said Tuesday.
EXCLUSIVENicholas Hytner will direct a portrait of infamous Dutch art forger Hans van Meegeren for 20th Century Fox, sources said Tuesday.
Michael Vartan, who is gaining industry recognition for his work in the Sundance Film Festival standout "Dead Man's Curve," has been tapped to co-star in the romantic comedy "It Had to Be You."
Producer Jill Powell and writer-director Steven Feinberg have teamed up to form film production banner Jinji-Bear Prods.
It's a good day to be indigenous," a radio announcer on the desolate Coeur d'Alene Indian Reservation dryly intones at the beginning of "Smoke Signals," and the remark serves not only as an accurate…
EXCLUSIVEJames Spader is in advanced negotiations to star in the United Artists sci-fi project "Supernova," according to sources close to the outer-space thriller.
With "High Art," a kind of a followup to her previous Sundance entries, "The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love" and "All Over Me," producer Dolly Hall furthers her position as a leading…
EXCLUSIVEFormer "Baywatch" star Yasmine Bleeth has landed the female lead in "BASEketball," the Universal comedy that David Zucker is directing.