Fox is arming Vin Diesel for "Hitman," attaching the thesp to topline the feature version of Eidos Interactive's videogame franchise of the same name. The studio has set up "Hitman" with producers…
Returning to his roots, John Woo has signed to direct and produce an untitled contemporary thriller set in China for Philip Anschutz's Bristol Bay Prods. and StudioCanal.
Hollywood's going to be last in line when it comes to Steven Spielberg's "War of the Worlds." The director, together with Tom Cruise and Dakota Fanning, has been jetting around the world for a series…
Paramount Pictures has tapped screenwriter Joel Fields to adapt James Siegel's thriller "Detour," which Lorenzo di Bonaventura is producing. Story's centered on an American couple traveling to…
Hollywood's labor unions face an uncomfortable autumn following Arnold Schwarzenegger's announcement Monday of what's expected to be a ferociously fought special state election in November. The…
The Hollywood Film Festival has retained its alliance with Film Threat and its founder, Chris Gore, as part of the upcoming fest's focus on the horror, sci-fi and fantasy genres.
AFTRA members in New York have re-elected Roberta Reardon to a second two-year term as president of the New York local. Also elected to two-year terms were Anne Gartlan, first VP; Dan Ingram, second…
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie took over the world from George Lucas and Yoda this weekend as the opening of "Mr. and Mrs. Smith" dominated at the foreign box office with a beefy $32 million at 3,600…
Awards season schedule has started shaping up with the Directors Guild, Art Directors Guild and American Cinema Editors staking out dates.
The Star Wars phenom continues, particularly overseas, but at a considerable price to the rest of the business.