Exceedingly raw, imaginative, daring and energized, this rare straight genre exercise by Oliver Stone is loaded with twisted motives, brazen amorality, double dealing, incestuous relationships…
Ronald F. Maxwell, who helmed the Civil War epic "Gettysburg," will produce and direct a prequel to that pic called "Gods and Generals" with indie financing from a group of Maryland businessmen.
Fine Line Features, in its first acquisition out of the Telluride Film Festival, has gulped down North American rights to "Passion in the Desert," the feature film directing debut of Lavinia Currier.
A piercing portrait of a middle-age, small-town man becoming unhinged, "Affliction" represents an unusually felicitous match-up of director and material. More emotionally direct and less artistically…
Kevin Williams, probably Spain's best-known film sales rep, has struck off on his own, forming Kevin Williams Associates (KWA), a sales company and rights-brokering outfit based out of Madrid.
In an effort to stem the flow of red ink on its balance sheet, animation house Film Roman has tapped industry veteran David B. Pritchard to manage the company's business affairs as president and CEO.
Film and TV thesp Pamela Gidley is making deals on both sides of the camera. Though she primarily has played dramatic roles throughout her career, Gidley has signed up for a major comedic turn with…
Rose Prouser of Reuters should have been credited as photographer for Wednesday’s Pix Mix of the “Hoodlum” premiere. * * * Landmark Entertainment Group co-founder Tony Christopher’s name was wrong in…
A double dose of eternal maverick Woody Allen --- in scripted and unscripted forms --- set the tone for a lineup embracing American indies but snubbing studio product at the 54th Venice Intl. Film…
Linda Fiorentino, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Chris Rock, Alan Rickman and Jason Mewes will be the ensemble cast of "Dogma," writer-director Kevin Smith's latest project for Miramax Films.
Seeking to strengthen its position and deepen its areas of expertise, L.A.-based VIFX's parent company, Very Imaginative Pictures Inc., has acquired a majority interest in upstate New York-based…