The National Board of Review will honor Robert Duvall on Feb. 9 with its 1997 career achievement award at its annual gala dinner at Tavern on the Green.
Universal Studios' majority-owned arthouse unit October Films is in talks to launch a book imprint that would be distributed worldwide by Penguin Books, sources said Wednesday.
"Beautiful Girls" and "The Ref" helmer Ted Demme has inked a deal to direct Eddie Murphy, and likely Martin Lawrence, in the Imagine Entertainment pic "Life" for Universal Pictures, sources said.
MGM has taken another step to keep rogue agent James Bond home at United Artists. Adding what it considers another patch in the quilt of ownership rights of its tentpole film franchise, MGM has…
Alexis Cruz, who just joined the cast of CBS' "Touched by an Angel," has inked for the indie feature "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" alongside Larenz Tate, Viveca Fox, Halle Berry and Lela Rochon.
Visitors attending the upcoming Sundance Film Festival (Jan. 15-25) will see an event that's undergone a substantial facelift since last year.
In a meeting with Vice President Al Gore, creative guild leaders promised Wednesday to cease and desist when it comes to glamorizing smoking in movies and television.
After two years of courtship, DreamWorks has secured the first full-length animated feature from Oscar-winning Aardman Animations with the claymation project "Chicken Run."
It took the better part of seven years, but Jane's Addiction, the acclaimed Los Angeles band credited with opening the commercial door for alternative-rock bands such as Pearl Jam and Nirvana…
James Caan tried to get out, but they puuullllled him back in. Caan once again plays a mobster, unable to refuse Simian Films offer to co-star opposite Hugh Grant in the comedy "Mickey Blue Eyes,"…
At 74, the hawklike and patrician features of Charlton Heston still identify the actor who has graced Hollywood playing presidents, Ben Hur, Moses, an aging New Orleans Saints quarterback and a tramp…