This follow-up to the 1994 original "The Swan Princess" is a tepid animated musical that will prove only a passable time-killer for even the smallest fry. OK from a pictorial point of view, very…
The Silent Film Guild will present an evening of rarities Wednesday that includes early film appearances of Joan Crawford, Charles Laughton and Elsa Lanchester.
Igniting a project that has hovered in development for several years, Sigourney Weaver and Peter Cattaneo are set to team on the feature rendition of his Oscar-nominated short, "Dear Rosie," for 20th…
Moscow's 20th International Film Festival unspooled Saturday in the newly refurbished Rossiya Cinema in the center of the Russian capital, confounding the expectations of many who had doubted that…
Scribes Terri Hughes and Ron Milbauer are now two for two after Universal picked up their teen horror pitch "Thirteen" for a six-figure fee, according to sources.
The Empire State Development Corp., with the help of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, has published a comprehensive guide to the tax advantages of filming in New York.
Russia's willingness to combat piracy appears to be assuming higher priority on government agendas, with a meeting between Russian Prime Minister Victor Chernomydrin and Jack Valenti, chairman and…
Miramax's Dimension label has sealed a two-picture deal with the comedy-writing team of Craig Mazin and Greg Erb, based on a pitch the company just acquired in a pre-emptive strike for what sources…
In a sizzling weekend frame at the overseas B.O., dinosaurs conquered the U.K., Sony's merry men in black blitzed Taiwan and Argentina, and Batman and his sidekick continued on a tear.
Kiel-based production company Achterbahn AG, which holds the rights to the comic book character Werner, plans to produce the third Werner animated pic on its own.
Billy Crudup, who made his film debut in Barry Levinson's "Sleepers," will star with Woody Harrelson in Stephen Frears' "HiLo Country" for Polygram's Working Title Films.