Screenwriters Adam Leff and Zak Penn, who garnered some notoriety last year for providing the story for "Last Action Hero," have concocted a rowdy new comedy, "PCU," that's a boisterous if not…
The premise of "The Favor" recalls the insouciance of some great French moral comedies, but the unfunny moral of this story is, it won't recall many to the B.O.
Universal Pictures has pushed its release of "The River Wild" from summer to fall, with the pic now due to open Sept. 30.
Ross Hering, a 10-year veteran of Lucasfilm Ltd., has ankled the company to launch Monarch Prods., a Hollywood-based feature film production company.
Twentieth Century Fox's "Bad Girls" came out with both barrels blazing, but its top-spot debut with $ 5,012,200 indicated not a lot of bull's-eyes were being hit.
Former Hollywood trade reporter Andrea King's debut screenwriting effort "Body Language" has been purchased by Warner Bros. for Steven Spielberg to produce. The deal checks in at $ 350,000 against $…
In a deal that underscores the growing power of high-tech companies in Hollywood, Jean-Claude Van Damme will be paid $ 7.5 million to $ 8 million to play the title role in "Street Fighter," based on…
Director Mark Rydell will delve into his Gotham roots to bring Sol Yurick's urban psycho-novel "Fertig" to the big screen for Castle Rock Entertainment as a possible project for Alec Baldwin.
Sam Waterston, Sally Field, Morgan Freeman, John Landis, Penny Marshall, Alan Pakula and Arthur Penn are just some of the cinematic talents who will be shepherding 16 independent filmmakers through…
There's something terribly askew and misleading in the very title "When a Man Loves a Woman." This contempo tale of alcoholism does have an underlying tenderness, but its core is sober and…
Senator Patrick Leahy, Oliver Stone, Disney Studio chairman Jeffrey Katzenberg, director Milos Forman, filmmaker and Venice fest chief Gillo Pontecorvo, New Line chairman Bob Shaye and director Andy…