Def Pictures has renewed for an additional three years its first-look arrangment with Polygram Filmed Entertainment.
Spanish cinema circuit Cinesa, owned by United Cinemas Intl. (UCI), is in talks with local hardtop chain Hermanos Hernandez to create the biggest exhibition alliance in the country. If it comes to…
Rob Cohen, who directed "Dragonheart" and "Daylight," has been set to direct "New York Dive" for Fox 2000 and producer Adam Fields, sources said.
The bronto B.O. of Universal's "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" propelled the studio from fourth to second place in market share standings for the year following its Memorial Day weekend debut.
Broadway Video, the company behind “Saturday Night Live” and “Late Night With Conan O’Brien,” has inked a deal with the Microsoft Network to produce original programming for the online venue. Under…
MGM has acquired the spec "Molly," which Amy Heckerling will produce and likely direct for the studio in the fall, sources said. The studio picked up the property in a preemptive strike for what…
Perry Katz Prods. and Imagine Entertainment have set up an original pitch by Joanne Waters (currently writing "The Bridge" for Paul Schiff at Fox). The price was undisclosed.
Rachel Pfeffer, who has served as president of Robert Redford's Wildwood Enterprises since 1993, is exiting the company. Michael Nozik, president of Redford's indie banner South Fork Pictures, will…
Warner Bros. has acquired the film rights to Michael Drosnin's nonfiction book "The Bible Code," which details an Israeli mathematician's decoding of a series of messages and predictions hidden in…
Nora Ephron and her sister Delia are "Hanging Up" on Columbia Pictures with their newest, partially autobiographical project, the studio confirmed Thursday.
The Independent Feature Project will present "Fast, Cheap and Out of Control" helmer Errol Morris with its 1997 IFP Gotham Filmmaker Award. Macky Alston will receive the Open Palm Award for his…
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