Lionsgate has closed a $400 million slate financing deal to cover 23 films over the next three years. The mini-studio announced Tuesday that the financing -- arranged by Goldman Sachs -- covers…
Distribution-production execs Jeffrey D. Erb and Joe Nicolo have formed indie shingle Feverpitch Pictures to produce two to four films a year budgeted at $1 million-$5 million.
California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez has announced the formation of the Select Committee on Preservation of California's Entertainment Industry, to be chaired by Democratic Assemblymember Paul…
Lindsay Lohan, Rosario Dawson and Channing Tatum have joined the cast of grandma gang comedy "Poor Things," toplining Shirley MacLaine and Olympia Dukakis and directed by Ash Baron Cohen.
The Weinstein Co. has acquired North American rights to the drama "Control," centered on former Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis. Harvey Weinstein announced the deal Monday on the heels of the pic…
It's yo-ho-ho and a treasure chest of international box office records for "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End." The third "Pirates" plundered a socko $245 million overseas at 17,500 playdates…
Looks like Captain Jack Sparrow and the Black Pearl have set a course for global domination. Over the Memorial Day weekend, "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" nabbed an estimated $126.5…
Studios are looking at Sony's nearly $800 million in worldwide grosses for "Spider-Man 3" as the first hopeful sign that their strategy of flooding the market with tentpoles will work.
Sean Faris is set to star in teen drama "Get Some," the first film greenlit from the revamped Summit Entertainment, with lensing to begin in July in Los Angeles and Florida.
The buccaneers have started raking in the gold as they look to outpace Spidey with "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End," which launches around the world amid sky-high expectations.
Red Envelope Entertainment and Laemmle/Zeller Films have announced they will jointly distribute Volker Schlondorff film "Strike," about the beginning of the Solidarity movement in Poland.