Miramax Films and Woods Entertainment closed an estimated $ 300,000 against $ 600,000 deal for Scott Rosenberg's spec script "Beautiful Girls" Tuesday, ending more than a week of wrangling for what…
Speculation is growing that Paramount may seek a replacement for "Arsenio Hall" this summer in an effort to hold onto the show's valuable timeslots.
MGM will dress the Lion in blue and gray for a Civil War suspense project to be scripted by Kevin Jarre. MGM prexy Michael Marcus said the Lion inked a deal with the scribe based on a pitch from…
Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. is said to have offered outgoing CBS Entertainment prexy Jeff Sagansky a partnership role in the young and growing indie.
20th Century Fox is close to securing the foreign distribution rights to Mel Gibson's "Brave Heart," which will put the pic back on track after reported misgivings at Paramount over the feature's $…
A California Assembly bill that Hollywood's unions claim would dangerously encroach on their rights to freely picket outside film sets was defeated in committee Tuesday.
"Kika," the controversial new film by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar, will be presented to the appeal board of the Classification and Ratings Administration following its initial NC-17 assignment…
New Line Cinema, in another move to shed its niche status and join the big leagues, has inked producer Steve Tisch to a first-look, non-exclusive development deal with a unique financing twist.
The 90-year-old Loews Theatres circuit, the oldest and seventh largest in the country, will officially change its name to Sony Theatres today.
Universal's "The War," directed by Jon Avnet and starring Elijah Wood and Kevin Costner, has wrapped principal photography. The film is an Avnet/Kerner production of an Island World/Pipeline picture.