Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences offers a six-week seminar on the art of animation. Sesh opens July 16 and runs Wednesday nights through Aug. 20 at the Academy Little Theater, 8949 Wilshire…
Delivering on the nearly intergalactic hype that preceded its opening, Columbia Pictures' "Men in Black" collected an estimated $51 million over the three-day weekend, likely setting a new…
Diane Venora and Omar Sharif have whetted their appetites for Touchstone Pictures' "Eaters of the Dead," based on Michael Crichton's 1976 novel.
Twentieth Television has named Joey Carson to the newly created post of executive in charge of production.
Touchstone Pictures and producer Jerry Bruckheimer won a fevered bidding battle for "Falasha," a fact-based pitch about a Gotham stockbroker drafted by the Mossad to create a Club Med in the Sudan…
The 32nd Karlovy Vary film festival entered the computer age with a sleek opening on Friday marked by expanded and modernized facilities.
Think Jeffrey Katzenberg's case against the Walt Disney Co. is a slam dunk? Think again. Despite the pro-Katzenberg buzz, a recent analysis of the court file suggests otherwise.
Oscar winner Ron Bass has signed a three-year, exclusive writing deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment that will also move the scribe into new territory: producing other scripters' pics. The deal…
With reports from Nancy Tartaglione and Cecilia Zecchinelli.
French film major Gaumont has promoted Pierre-Ange Le Pogam to president of worldwide marketing and distribution. At the same time, Michel Schmidt, veteran president of international sales, is…
Mimi Leder, who directed DreamWorks' first live-action feature "The Peacemaker" and is currently in production on the company's big-budget asteroid project "Deep Impact," has signed a deal to direct…