"Double Dragon," the second Nintendo videogame this year to make the leap to the big screen, has double the original budget to show for it. The actioner from Imperial Entertainment Corp., based on…
Paramount reps confirmed Monday that the studio's "Lassie" project is switching helmers, with Daniel Petrie Sr. replacing Dick Pierce.
Martin Scorsese has signed to make a feature-length docu on the centenary of American cinema for Britain's Channel Four and world distribution.
Still riding high on "Cliffhanger's" box office wave, helmer Renny Harlin will climb down the mountain and hit the high seas on the pirate adventure pic "Cutthroat Island" for Carolco, the director…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached an agreement in principle on a below-the-line contract for James Cameron's new big-budget action film, "True Lies."
The Australian Film Commission has funded two new Oz features as part of its ongoing strategy of backing a handful of lower-budgeted, innovative films each year.
Rookie writer/helmer David O'Neill, who recently landed Charlie Sheen as a co-star and Cary Elwes and Amanda Plummer in cameos for his big-screen adaptation of Jack London's novel "Martin Eden," has…
Robert Greenhut, Joseph Hartwick, Neil Machlis and Michele Imperato, who between them have line or executive producer credits on just about every recent project by a major New York-based director…
Twentieth Century Fox has re-signed Paul Schiff to a three-year exclusive first-look indie film deal. In turn, Schiff has hired JoannaMilter as his new veepee of development.
The unstoppable "Jurassic Park" scoffed down $ 18 million from 17 territories last weekend and bounded to $ 107 million gross overseas. Meanwhile "Last Action Hero," facing its first test in a major…