MTV Films wants to belong to "Adult World" and is negotiating to buy tyro writer Andrew Cochran's comedy spec script and set it up with Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa via their Bona Fide Prods. shingle…
New Line has taken aim at "R5," purchasing tyro scribe Jango Sircus' spec script about dueling snipers and setting it up with BenderSpink partners Chris Bender and J.C. Spink along with Justin…
"Kingdom of Heaven" remained a dominant ruler internationally with a solid but not spectacular $27.2 million at 6,700 playdates in 98 territories during the Friday-Sunday frame. In a performance that…
Can the deliberate hand of Bob Daly bring a comforting touch to the evolution at Paramount?
Will a rash of lackluster sequels dampen Hollywood's franchise fever?
The summer tentpole season has finally started abroad, as Fox's "Kingdom of Heaven" showed far more powerful traction offshore, taking in nearly triple the domestic gross.
Crispin Glover is toplining horror-thriller "Simon Says," produced by Ernie Lively for fledgling Dark Moon Pictures.
Former Warner Bros. co-topper Bob Daly's back in Hollywood after a six-year absence, signing on as an adviser to Viacom. Viacom co-prexy/co-COO Tom Freston and Paramount Pictures chairman Brad Grey…
TV series producers appear to be the major beneficiaries thus far from a federal tax break aimed at keeping small-budget features from fleeing the U.S. That was a key conclusion Wednesday evening…
Musician-actor Andre Benjamin has signed a first-look producing deal for feature and cable TV projects with MTV and Nickelodeon via his Moxie Turtle shingle. First project under the pact will be "The…
Producer Scott Rudin has bought film rights to "L.A. Rex," a crime novel by LAPD antigang investigator Will Beall. Deal comes a few weeks after Beall sold Riverhead Books a pair of novels set in…