Pacific Theatres could be the first circuit to crack Mann Theatres' longtime lock on Westwood Village. Developer Ira Smedra is expected to announce Tuesday a deal with Pacific to operate a 3,400-seat…
Polygram has a brightly packaged family entertainment in the neatly titled "Paws," an enjoyable doggy film that stands a good chance of holding its own against heavyweight competition for the young…
Granada Film and Newmarket Capital have come on board to co-finance "Rogue Trader," starring Ewan McGregor as the man whose crooked dealings brought down Barings Bank.
Abit too precious and lacking sufficient comic bite, "Allie & Me" is a soft-centered female bonding yarn with a twist that never properly resolves. It misses as a theatrical film but could rack up…
Beijing Film Studio has signed a cooperation deal worth 20 million yuan ($2.5 million) with the Nande Group to produce three feature films and 60 episodes of TV programming.
Wittier and more deftly constructed than "Love Jones," though not as technically polished, the screwball comedy "Hav Plenty" chronicles the fables and foibles of a set of educated and sophisticated…
Javier Bardem has been cast to play the lead in "The Dancer Upstairs," John Malkovich's directorial debut, which starts shooting in December.
Warner Bros. and Nora Ephron are near deals with her "Sleepless in Seattle" stars Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan for "You Have Mail," an update of the 1939 Ernst Lubitsch comedy "Shop Around the Corner." The…
Bill Murray is set to star in Touchstone's $9 million comedy "Rushmore." Pic is scripted by the "Bottle Rocket" team of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson and will be helmed by Anderson. Barry Mendel will…
October Films marketing executive Stacy Spikes is leaving the specialized film company at the end of the month when his contract expires, sources said Wednesday.
Mandalay's about-to-bow teen-horror pic "I Know What You Did Last Summer" seems to be scaring execs at Miramax even before its opening this weekend.