Veteran director John Frankenheimer has agreed to direct the United Artists Corp. Ltd. film "Ronin," which will shoot this fall throughout Europe. It marks the fifth UA picture for Frankenheimer…
Forbidden City Film Co. was recently established in Beijing with extremely powerful backing.
Elaine Hendrix, who co-starred in "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion," has inked to star with Dennis Quaid and Natasha Richardson in Disney's "The Parent Trap."
Actor Robert Mitchum, whose tough-talking, rough-living macho film persona was nourished as much by his off-screen exploits as by the roles he played, died Tuesday in his sleep at his Santa Barbara…
Michael Cimino, Oscar-winning director of "The Deer Hunter," is attached to direct Trimark Pictures' "The Dreaming Place." The pic, which is in the early stages of development, will be a male…
Holland's Ministry of Economic Affairs has given the greenlight to a ground- breaking tax support scheme aimed at helping filmmakers in this territory.
Italy's top film producer and distributor, Vittorio Cecchi Gori, is negotiating the sale of two packages of films worth $175 million to Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset and pubcaster RAI…
Doug Liman, who directed "Swingers," is attached to helm Working Title's "Bachelor No. 2," about a guy who wins a dream date with a gorgeous woman who turns out to be a nightmare.
Mary McCormack, who portrayed deejay Howard Stern's infinitely patient wife in Paramount's "Private Parts," is set to begin two new pics.
The jewel in the crown of this year's ninth Galway Film Festival (July 8-13) on Ireland's western seaboard is the world premiere of Neil Jordan's "The Butcher Boy."