Impressive production values can't redeem the senseless plot of "No Escape," a synthetic pastiche of sci-fi actioners a la the Mad Max films and Hollywood prison dramas. Incoherent mix of genre…
French efforts to cut down on animation subcontracting work in Asia are closer to success, thanks to a new computer animation software program developed by the Gallic toonster 2001.
Warner Bros. and Weintraub Prods. will get up and stand up for a biopic of reggae legend Bob Marley, "Catch a Fire -- The Life of Bob Marley."
Audiences won't be chasing after "Chasers." Snuck into the marketplace by Warner Bros. under cover of night, without advance screenings or even pre-opening print ads, this mangy, dimwitted gender…
While "Backbeat" helmer Iain Softley was celebrating his rich UA deal and his Beatles saga had a good preem in the U.S., the pic had downbeat debuts in Australia, Germany and Sweden.
Kevin Kline has been set to star opposite Meg Ryan in "Paris Match," a$ 20 million chaotic romantic comedy that will have the two stars sprinting around France in search of an unfaithful fiance.
Miramax Films announced Friday that it has hired Matthew Cohen as veepee of creative advertising, giving him executive authority over all print and audiovisual campaigns for Miramax and Dimension…
Every year, exciting new talents appear on the commercial crafts scene. They're directors, cinematographers, editors, sound designers, costume designers , etc. who continually reinvent our reality.
With Westerns back in fashion and women ready to take the reins, it was inevitable that a female outlaws pic like "Bad Girls" would get made. But even though the sight of four comely cowgirls…
Mara Wilson, who played the youngest daughter in 20th Century Fox's hit "Mrs. Doubtfire," is in final negotiations to star in Universal's upcoming feature "Matilda."
Martin S. Davis won't sever ties with Paramount Communications Inc. after all.Only a day after stepping down as Par's chairman/CEO to start a consulting firm, Davis was elected to the board of…