Hoping to keep the homevideo fires burning after "Aladdin" is pulled from retail shelves, Walt Disney will release its first made-for-video animated "sequel,""The Return of Jafar." The video will be…
The 44th annual Berlin Intl. Film Festival opened Thursday with the unspooling of Italo helmer Bernardo Bertolucci's "Little Buddha" as the highlight of gala festivities.
"My Girl 2" is pleasant, painless and, as sequels go, genuinely ambitious in its efforts to be a continuation rather than just a retread of its surprise-hit 1991 predecessor. That may not be enough…
In one of its biggest buys on the spec market, New Line purchased the action-comedy spec "Mango" for $ 400,000 against nearly $ 1 million. The comedy, described as a combination of "The Odd Couple"…
A tribute to the star and sex symbol, "Marilyn Monroe: Life After Death" is an uncritical celebration of the actress's beauty, talent and continuous allure for generations of viewers. Though Gordon…
Startlingly good lead performances by two new actresses give some distinction to "Fun," an absorbing study of crime and absent values among contemporary teenagers that nonetheless feels unjelled and…
The largest shareholder in Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. swapped a huge chunk of debt for equity, a sign of faith that the young film company's stock will climb as it matures.
The ninth annual Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, set to unspool March 4-13 , will present more than 100 feature and short films, including nine world premieres and six U.S. preems.
Christine Lahti has been cast opposite Jeff Goldblum in TriStar Pictures' "Hideaway," which is set to start production under "Lawnmower Man" director Brett Leonard in March.
Antonio Banderas has been set as a presenter at the 66th Academy Awards show. This is the second time as a presenter for Banderas, who appears in "Philadelphia" and is currently filming "Interview…
France will spend 100 million francs ($ 17 million) over four years to bolster its film exports.