After an "Outbreak" of "Turbulence," "Desperate Measures" have not been enough to save Boss Film Studios --- which in its 14-year history has produced or supervised the visual effects for all these…
Film icon Monte Hellman has been tapped by Miramax to write and direct a film version of Elmore Leonard's 1988 thriller "Freaky Deaky," with Quentin Tarantino and Lawrence Bender exec producing.
Jack Valenti, Motion Picture Assn. of America chairman and CEO, left Tuesday for his annual European diplomatic tour, where he is scheduled to meet with government officials to discuss issues that…
Top industry execs and above-the-line talent are expected as panelists at the inaugural Directors Guild of America's Summit on Diversity, the DGA announced Tuesday. The event is scheduled for Sept…
Ten films from 18 participating countries have been selected to compete for the Penang Pearl Award in the first East Asian Film and TV Festival, which begins Thursday and runs through Sept. 3.
Sales of pics "The Sweet Hereafter" and "In the Company of Men" pumped up first-quarter profit at Alliance Communications Corp.
On Nov. 21, with the release of the animated feature "Anastasia," 20th Century Fox will unveil the fruits of its $100 million animation studio here.
The Shooting Gallery Intl. has inked an eight-pic output deal with Italian distrib Filmauro, the company announced Monday.
Japan has a new No. 1 movie at the domestic box office. The animated feature "Mononoke Hime" (The Phantom Princess) has passed "Nankyoku Monogatari" (Antarctica) to become the all-time leader among…
Daily Variety chief film critic Todd McCarthy was awarded the Maurice Bessy Prize for his contributions to the world of film criticism at a ceremony Monday at the Montreal World Film Festival.
The 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival will unspool Feb. 11-22, festival organizers announced Monday.