The USA Network has created a new umbrella category for original cable movies that feature bigger budgets and higher-profile actors than the typical USA made-fors.
Harold Lloyd's silent film classic "Safety Last" resurfaces Friday night when the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra premieres composer-conductor Carl Davis' score during a fund-raiser at UCLA's Royce…
Figure this one out: As of last Friday, Columbia Pictures was lensing one picture. Universal had two in the works, as did 20th Century Fox. Meanwhile, Arnon Milchan was shooting four, with another…
ITC Entertainment Group prez-CEO Chris Gorog announced his resignation yesterday, citing "strategic differences" with the board of directors over the "future direction" of the TV/film…
Italy's financing crunch has prompted a new production partnership.
Universal Pictures has purchased Nicholas Seldon and Robert Skotak's spec screenplay "The Brink" for producer Mike Finnell and director Joe Dante's Renfield Prods., sources said yesterday.
Brandon Lee, the 28-year-old son of the legendary martial arts star Bruce Lee , was killed yesterday in an accident on the set of the action-adventure movie "The Crow," currently filming at the…
Chris Mayhew has a message for those who depend on moving pictures for a living: His images are better. Mayhew, a D.C.-based animator-turned-inventor, has spent eight years and $ 1. 9 million…
The team behind "The Silence of the Lambs" is back -- in a manner of speaking.
A severe case of first film-itis afflicts "Masala," a free-wheeling satire set in Toronto's subculture of residents from India. Strand Releasing's best shot is to attract a cult following.