"Titanic's" titanic launch in Italy and a fresh round of whirlwind bows by "Tomorrow Never Dies" kept foreign cinemas simmering last weekend.
TV talkshow gabber Larry King has leapt into the feature world with an option on the spec script "Meaner Than Hell: A Christmas Story" in partnership with NADM Entertainment.
Yet another comically hip riff on modern gangsters and hitmen, "Montana" offers too few new ideas on the genre to be worth the trip. Feminist slant on traditionally male territory, some occasionally…
Filled to the gills with slapstick humor, the improbably titled "Slappy and the Stinkers" could well have been sold as "The Little Rascals" meets "Free Willy."
Alliance Independent Films has acquired international rights in all media to American Spectrum entry "First Love, Last Rites," starring Giovanni Ribisi, Natasha Gregson Wagner and Robert John Burke.
"Half Baked" is just that. This late-'90s update of the classic stoner comedy is a couple of hash brownies short of a satisfying cinematic picnic, with far too few comic highs during the bigscreen…
Live Entertainment is close to a deal to acquire Alejandro Amenabar's World Cinema entry "Open Your Eyes."
Hot directors coming off major successes often follow up with quirky, more idiosyncratic pictures and so it is with the Coen brothers' follow-up to "Fargo." Spiked with wonderfully funny sequences…
Who will be the king of "The Castle"? That was the question on Sundance attendees' chapped lips Monday as specialized distribution toppers braved a half foot of snow to attend a packed screening of…
Helmer Joe Dante, finishing up "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to direct the Mount Royal Entertainment indie pic "Sacred Estates," sources said Wednesday.
Village Roadshow Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights outside North America for MGM's upcoming thriller, "Disturbing Behavior."