Tim Robbins has inked a unique semi-exclusive three-year deal with London-based production company Working Title Films and its parent company Polygram Filmed Entertainment.
Tom Cruise has found a role he can sink his teeth into -- literally. Confirming rumors that have been floating for the past several weeks, the Oscar-nominated actor has been cast in the dark role of…
Just when the marketplace seems as predictable as the Oscars, along comes "Poetic Justice" to shake up the day.
Producers, Michael Meltzer, Bettina Sofia Viviano. Co-producer, William Fay. Director, Deborah Reinisch. Writer, Ken Hixon. Story, Andy Evanson, Hixon. Photography, Jeffrey Jur; editor, Maryann…
MPAA prez/CEO Jack Valenti takes on the hot topic “Violence in Film: How to Define It and How to Deal With It” in a speech Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Century City Marriott. Valenti is the industry’s…
Cones phone home. Those "Saturday Night Live" cranial wonders have arrived on the big screen, and the result is a sweet, funny anarchic pastiche that should find broad based popularity. Its sly…
Producer Ron Samuels' independently financed $ 12 million "Raven Hawk" just started shooting in New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and L.A. -- with a slightly differentfocus than other female-driven Western…
Hammer Films, the U.K.-based company that reigned supreme in the 1940s as purveyor of gothic horror tales and thrillers, is being acquired by Richard and Lauren Schuler-Donner's Warner Bros.-based…
Paul Verhoeven is once again attached as director of Columbia Pictures' "Mistress of the Seas." But Geena Davis may have capsized the film by bailing out.
Veteran French producer Daniel Toscan du Plantier is lobbying to persuade the French and German partners in cultural network Arte to form a European film production studio.
A laboratory fire has destroyed the original negatives of several classic movies from London's Ealing Studios, including "The Lavender Hill Mob,""Whisky Galore" and "Passport to Pimlico."