Lancit Media Prods. and Allofit Prods. have retained the services of the William Morris Agency's Brian Swardstrom to package the feature film adaptation of "Maniac Magee."
Warner Bros. officially announced that it has picked up worldwide rights to Arnon Milchan's New Regency film "The New Age," a comedy about sex, death and shopping.
Chestnut Hill Prods. has acquired movie rights to Donna Williams' best-selling autobiography "Nobody Nowhere," about the 29-year-old Australian author's lifelong struggle with autism.
Linda Yellen has staked a claim to the independent filmmaking legacy of John Cassavetes with the film experiment "Chantilly Lace," which is scheduled to be screened at the Sundance Film Institute's…
Kim Basinger, already subject to an $ 8.92 million jury verdict for pulling out of "Boxing Helena," faces an additional $ 850,000 in attorneys' fees and costs related to the case.
Kevin Costner and Jim Wilson's Tig Prods. is cooking on both feature and TV fronts: The film "Rapa Nui" is now lensing, with "Wyatt Earp" in preproduction, and the company is developing John…
Movie director Spike Lee finally made it to the University of California, Irvine, campus for a talk postponed a year ago at the height of Los Angeles-area rioting.
The Writers Guild Foundation, in cooperation with the Writers Guild of America, West, will host the Intl. Screen & Television Writers Festival, featuring the work of 10 award-winning film and TV…
"Dave" drew raves Tuesday night at a D.C. sneak preview populated by White House staffers, members of Congress and the cast of the Warner Bros. film.
A massive delegation of government dignitaries and film industryites from Spain were on hand in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for the Wednesday opening of the Nuevo Cine Gloria -- a theater dedicated to…
The American Film Institute-Apple Computer Center will host a series of events in May.