Guy Pearce --- the Aussie actor currently co-starring with Kevin Spacey and country-mate Russell Crowe in "L.A. Confidential" --- is in advanced talks to co-star with Robert Carlyle ("The Full…
Strand Releasing, the Santa Monica-based specialized film company, has hired Gail Blumenthal in the new position of vice president of distribution.
The Halloween movie season gets underway with a screening of a rare new 35mm print of Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" that highlights the Orpheum Theatre's third annual "Spook-a-thon '97" horror film…
Catching a movie probably won't be high on the agenda when Chinese President Jiang Zemin arrives Sunday in Washington to meet with President Clinton.
George Wendt has been cast in "Outside Providence," opposite Alec Baldwin and Shawn Hatosy. Newcomer Amy Smart also is close to a deal to join the Michael Corrente-helmed coming-of-age pic, which…
As Mifed moved to its halfway point Tuesday, the pace of sales picked up and anticipation started to build among U.S. buyers involved in imminent North American deals on three pics: John Boorman's…
Filmmakers from Columbia University's graduate film division, which has been steadily gaining recognition as a training ground for independent auteurs, will screen nine short films in a one-night…
The volume of Australian film and TV production in the 12 months ending June 30 jumped by 23% over the prior year to A$366 million ($267 million) --- but the bad news for the Aussie industry was the…
Film distribution companies Nippon Herald Films Inc. and Shochiku-Fuji Co. have struck an unusual alliance to bring the movie "Seven Years in Tibet" to Japan.
Reggie White of the Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers is teaming with the Shooting Gallery to produce "Barnstormin'," a family-oriented football pic.
Poland may have found a local hit to rival the numbers the Hollywood blockbusters rack up in local cinemas.