The latest "Batman & Robin" launches today with pricey, cutting-edge special effects, but some moviegoers will see prints of the movie that draw technology from 20 years ago.
The Karlovy Vary Festival (July 4-12) will be extending its live coverage far beyond its Czech borders.
Keanu Reeves is near a deal to star in "Matrix," the big-budget sci-fi film to be directed by Andy and Larry Wachowski. Reeves will be paid nearly $10 million against 10% of the gross. Joel Silver…
The Independent Feature Project will honor Academy Award winners Kevin Kline and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala at the 1997 IFP Gotham Awards, which will be held Tuesday Sept. 16 at New York City's Manhattan…
Planners on Thursday unveiled details for the for the Hollywood Spectacular entertainment complex, including a 550-seat Hollywood Experience theater that will show a pair of 70 mm non-fiction films.
It looks like Mel Gibson has found his next starring role with the action thriller "Parker," which the actor has been developing through his Icon Prods. company for some time, sources said.
Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase One Prods. has optioned screenwriter Mark Groubert's suspense-thriller pitch "The Farm."
Columbia Pictures is throwing "The Party" for scripters Harry Elfont and Deborah Kaplan. The studio has purchased the duo's spec script, hired them to direct it and greenlit the project all at once.
Oren Aviv, who has been with Buena Vista Pictures marketing since 1991, has been promoted to senior VP of marketing and creative advertising.
L.A.-based Pacific Theatres has announced plans to build a 16-screen, 3,200-seat megaplex at Valley Plaza in Bakersfield. The complex marks the circuit's first foray into the San Joaquin Valley.
Nelvana, best known for producing animated TV series, is stepping up feature film production with a goal of making one movie a year, says chairman Michael Hirsh.