Crime caper comedy "Big Nothing" is a lot of energy chasing very little. Uneasy performance mix of Yank and British thesps, headed by a dull David Schwimmer and over-amped Simon Pegg, is a big…
Actor Wesley Snipes was arrested in Florida Friday morning on tax fraud charges.
Working Title Films' Debra Hayward and "Red Road" director Andrea Arnold picked up prizes at the U.K.'s 16th Women in Film and Television Awards on Friday over lunch at the Hilton in Park Lane…
Senator Entertainment and subsidiary X Filme Creative Pool have buried the hatchet after a two-year ownership dispute.
With the festive season fast approaching, big budget seasonal specialties lovingly wrapped in Hollywood are freezing out local pics across Europe.
The Back Lot: A forlorn little character who carried a sign proclaiming "The end of the world is near" used to turn up regularly in New Yorker cartoons. Then one day a rival's sign demanded, "How…
From stubborn queens to ruthless devils, sly spinsters to tough street girls, 2006 featured the deepest, most diverse collection of great female roles in recent memory.
The Weinstein Co. is licensing the extensive homevid library of Videocine, film division of Mexican conglom Televisa. Company has bought U.S. and Canadian rights to Televisa's 178-title library…
In "Stranger Than Fiction," a nondescript IRS auditor discovers that he is actually a character in a novel and that the author plans to kill him off. Dismayed by the prospect of his demise, he sets…
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have made a deal for "Prodigal Son," a romantic comedy that Gigi Levangie Grazer will write with Mimi James. Brian Grazer will produce.
In the U.S., when screenwriters and movie directors collaborate, the partnership is rarely an equal one -- or anything close to it. The writer is often regarded as disposable and is easily fired by…