Italian director Gillo Pontecorvo is continuing to lead the battle to preserve filmmakers' rights abroad, having set aside two days during the upcoming Venice Film Festival (Aug. 31-Sept. 11) to…
New Horizons/New World will co-venture on "One Night Stand," the directorial debut of actress Talia Shire. The low-budget thriller, to star Ally Sheedy and A Martinez, will go before the cameras July…
Fine Line Features has acquired all North American rights in all media to "Enchanted April" director Mike Newell's next film, "An Awfully Big Adventure."
It wasn't all dino-might at the weekend box office, though Universal's "Jurassic Park" continued to ride herd with $ 28.1 million. Coming in with a roar was TriStar's romantic comedy "Sleepless in…
"Sleepless in Seattle" co-scripter Jeff Arch's mounting pile of high-priority screenwriting assignments is leaving him sleepless in Virginia.
Producer Doug Wick and Columbia Pictures wrapped a deal late Thursday night for the movie rights to Susanna Kaysen's biographical memoir "Girl Interrupted" following intense bidding in Hollywood for…
Two-time Oscar-winning producer Saul Zaentz has changed his game plan for producing upcoming projects. Next up on his plate are adaptations of the Booker Prize-winning novel "The English Patient" by…
Jane Campion's sister, Anna, is to direct her first feature, "Bloody Weekend," a contemporary thriller set in London.
Disney and Kodak took the wraps off a digital renovation of the studio's "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," revealing details on their effort to enhance and preserve a treasure trove of animated…
Hemdale Home Video is recycling eight feature titles to sell-through, including Nicolas Roeg's "Cold Heaven" starring Theresa Russell.