A discouraged world-class sprinter's attitude is transformed when he meets a free-spirited young woman who runs on instinct and orange soda, in the refreshingly peculiar "Tonka." Puppy-dog faced…
Rowan Atkinson's accident-prone Mr. Bean, created by the actor in association with writers Richard Curtis and Robin Driscoll, is, in some parts of the world, a television phenomenon. In Britain, the…
One year after bowing their Grand Central Pictures partnership, former studio execs Melinda Farrell and Steven Roffer have put together a Steven Herek vehicle for Paramount, a boxing biopic with…
Live Entertainment's new management team unveiled themselves and their business goals Thursday, one day after the publicly held indie film company finalized its private buyout by an investment group…
Millfilm, the f/x post-production facility fronted by Ridley and Tony Scott, has raised $10.6 million to finance its operations.
After months of talks between filmmaker Brian DePalma, Paramount execs and Al Pacino about starring opposite Nicolas Cage in "Snake Eyes," Pacino officially has passed.
Gary Barber, vice chairman and chief operating officer of Morgan Creek Prods., is expected to leave the Warner Bros.-based production company founded by James G. Robinson, sources said. Rumors of his…
Scripps Howard Prods. has optioned the film and TV rights to former slave and underground railroad conductor John P. Parker's autobiography, "His Promised Land."
A raft of premieres of new British pics, many by first-timers, plus a strong lineup of international titles, mark the 51st Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival's slate, announced Thursday.
Meanwhile, after all the hubbub and legal wrangling about start dates and availability over Nicolas Cage between Par's "Snake Eyes" and Warner Bros.' "Superman," the start date for the Tim…
After less than a year as senior VP at Paramount Pictures, Oren Koules has abruptly ankled his post.