Director John Landis will be the fourth recipient of the annual Premio Federico Fellini, to be awarded during the 10th Riminicinema Intl. Independent Film Festival, which runs Sept. 24-28 in the…
Producer Mace Neufeld is teaming with Stephen Sondheim and George Furth to bring their 1995 play "Getting Away With Murder" to the bigscreen for Paramount Pictures.
Sugar Ray (Palace; 1,250 capacity; $ 12.50) Presented by KROQ/Goldenvoice/Avalon. Band: Mark McGrath, Rodney Shepherd, Stan Frazier, Murphy Karges, Craig "DJ Homicide" Bullock. Reviewed Sept. 10…
Leonardo DiCaprio has agreed to play Theodore Hall, the most influential yet least known man of the 20th century. DiCaprio is attached to star in the screen version of "Bombshell: The Secret Story of…
After Fox Searchlight's indie sensation "The Full Monty" went wide, MGM's "The End of Violence" made peace with the No. 1 position on the exclusives roster.
Organizers of the Slamdance Film Festival have announced the call for entries for next year's fest. Entries must be submitted between Oct. 15 and Nov. 12.
For the many Western followers of Zhang Yimou, who, for better or worse, has come to represent the new Chinese cinema with his classical dramas "Raise the Red Lantern" and "Ju Dou," his latest will…
Women in Film handed out the org's annual Lucy Awards at a Beverly Hills Hotel luncheon Saturday.
With a House subcommittee poised to hold the first of two hearings today concerning international copyright treaties, MPAA prexy Jack Valenti said it's time for the companies that will provide much…
With a nod toward Quentin Tarantino and an appreciative wink at Lyle Kessler's "Orphans," "Suicide Kings" is a smart and snappy drama tinged with dark humor and brimming with self-confidence.
Regina King will star with Angela Bassett and Whoopi Goldberg in 20th Century Fox's "How Stella Got Her Groove Back," which begins shooting this month.