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.
Members of the animation community who passed away last year will be remembered Feb. 7 at a special event organized by their colleagues.
Brian Robbins, who directed last summer's Nickelodeon-Paramount feature "Good Burger," is set to helm the high school comedy "Varsity Blues" for Paramount-based MTV Films.
Just days after steaming past $150 million, Fox's "Titanic" broke the $200 million mark to dock at $217 million six weeks into its foreign voyage. Pic took in $50.7 million in weekend box office from…
Unsinkable, unstoppable, unprecedented. As box office observers run out of adjectives to describe "Titanic's" historic six-week run at the box office, the film itself shows no signs of flagging.
Continuing its aggressive push into the international market for foreign-language films, Universal Pictures has acquired all world rights, excluding Italy and the U.S., to Italian director Pupi…
>Near the end of the second act of Jeff Gould's live sitcom, frustrated Liz Waters (Cynthia Gibb) complains to Wise Guru (Marvin Kaplan) that her five-year marriage to Jack Waters (Michael Spound)…