In an example of art imitating life, Anjelica Huston has been set to star opposite Jack Nicholson in Miramax Films' "The Crossing Guard," scripted and directed by co-star Sean Penn. Huston, who had a…
Graced by dramatic visuals, aggressive local governments and proximity to L.A.'s production and post-production community, the Bay Area's stepped-up efforts to attract more film, TV and commercial…
Hoping to tap into the awareness created by the opening of the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, in February, Fox Video has created "Hollywood's Golden Age," a homevideo series that will…
Attorneys for Kim Basinger filed papers Monday that will convert her bankruptcy petition from Chapter 11 to Chapter 7, possibly depriving creditor Main Line Pictures of several million dollars.
"Highlander" scripter Peter Bellwood and "Pale Rider" screenwriter Dennis R. Shryack have teamed for a series of scripts that will begin to hit the auction block in January.
The erstwhile geek of teen romps "Pretty in Pink" and "Hiding Out" is back. John Cryer is busy with two just-wrapped pix and is set to step in front of a live London comedy audience this spring.
An authentic Cold War curio that milks suspenseful melodrama from the moral/political conflict between Soviet and U.S. navy ships, "Neutral Waters" boasts solid craftsmanship, impressive b&w lensing…
Recalling the animated "Superman" shorts of the 1940s, "Batman: Mask of the Phantasm" is a baroque, melodramatic tale of good and evil that's a tad too sophisticated for its intended youthful…
Sanity is a strictly relative concept in "Living With an Idiot," a tragicomic essay on human nature and Everyman's dark side that takes its cue from the Russo literature of Gogol, Tolstoy and…
A $NZ230 million ($ 129 million) film and TV production complex is planned for Christchurch, N.Z. When fully operative, it will be one of the biggest in the Southern Hemisphere. Initial backers of…