Italy has given final approval for plans to open up the funding of the Venice Film Festival to the private sector.
Martin Scorsese has agreed to executive produce "Brides," the next project by Greek director Pantelis Voulgaris.
A fusion of "The Crow" and Kafka, "Dark City" trades in such weighty themes as memory, thought control, human will and the altering of reality, but is engaging mostly in the degree to which it…
Director Julie Davis' self-financed premiere of "I Love You Don't Touch Me" found itself a benefactor Thursday in Samuel Goldwyn Jr. Goldwyn decided to pay out of his own pocket for some of the pic's…
Frankly, Curtis Hanson couldn't have looked happier. His movie, "L.A. Confidential," pulled in nine nominations from Oscar and a few more from other prize-givers, it swept critics' awards around the…
Sony Pictures, in its high-stakes attempt to kidnap British superspy James Bond from his 35-year-old home at MGM's United Artists, has come forth with startling claims of ownership of the 007 movie…
Steven Spielberg's "Amistad" -- in which the government is the bad guy -- will be getting some help from American embassies in showing the film abroad.
TriStar Pictures has tapped Devon Sawa to star in and Rodman Flender to direct the horror comedy "Idle Hands," which will begin shooting in April and is slated for release next year.
Lucinda Jenney has signed on for Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic," joining a cast that includes Aidan Quinn, Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Stockard Channing and Dianne Wiest.
Warner Bros. has purchased a thriller pitch from unproduced scribe Carter Blanchard, for a low against mid-six figure pricetag, sources said.
Writer-director Tom DiCillo, whose "The Real Blonde" will be released by Paramount on Feb. 27, is in final talks to helm "Double Whammy" for Lakeshore Entertainment.