New Line has bought comedy spec "Mild Things," from the scripting team of Michael Colton and John Aboud, and has set up the project with Paul Young and Peter Principato at their Principato-Young…
SAG and AFTRA members have approved a two-year extension of the unions' commercials contract with 96% in favor. Participation was fairly light, with about 21% of the 125,000 referendum ballots…
Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon will topline New Line's Middle East political thriller "Rendition." Gavin Hood ("Tsotsi") will direct and Steve Golin will produce via his Anonymous Content…
The Hollywood Film Festival will present Forest Whitaker with its actor of the year nod and Derek Luke and Lindsay Lohan with its breakthrough acting awards.
Tyrese Gibson's year-old HQ Pictures has acquired Mark Jonathan Stanley's sci-fi/actioner pitch, "12th Man."
German thriller "Perfume: The Story of a Murderer" has eclipsed the buccaneers, easily beating "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" as the top film at the international box office.
The Screen Actors Guild has selected Julie Andrews as the recipient of its lifetime achievement nod, the org announced Monday. SAG cited Andrews' work as a stage, film, television and recording star…
New Line has rounded out casting of "Rush Hour 3," with Max von Sydow, Noemie Lenoir and Hiroyuki Sanada joining Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker.
Fiji is getting ready for its close-up via "Straight Edge," a psychological thriller that starts shooting Oct. 2 with Peter Stormare, Mila Kunis and Gregory Smith toplining.
The end of summer cooled the international box office with the 11th week on top for "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" generating a moderate $7.6 million at 4,387 playdates.
Members of the Writers Guild of America East have elected 10 candidates from a field of 20 to its council, with Gina Gionfriddo ("Law and Order: Criminal Intent") amassing the most votes.