Three weeks after relaunching itself as a full-service studio, Summit Entertainment has signed a homevideo output deal with Universal Studios Home Entertainment.
There have been all kinds of adaptations of TV shows to the bigscreen, but there's never been anything like "The Simpsons Movie." For starters, the series has achieved a stunning level of penetration…
Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to Sam Garbarski's "Irina Palm," starring Marianne Faithful and Miki Manojilovic, from Pyramide International.
American World Pictures has acquired rights to "Jump," starring Patrick Swayze in a drama centered on the 1928 murder trial of noted photographer Phillipe Halsman in Austria.
Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment and Mike Richardson's Dark Horse Entertainment and Dark Horse Comics are partnering on a slate of independent films.
When weekend receipts were tallied for the second frame of "Spider-Man 3," the wallcrawler came up a little short but still socko. Pic's actual totals on Monday were roughly $1.9 million less than…
Mandate Pictures has won the bidding for "Shelter," tyro scribe Karl Mueller's spec script set in a post-apocalyptic world.
H2O Motion Pictures has acquired rights to three books by Anna Politkovskaya and plans to develop a feature about the Russian journalist shot to death in a suspected contract killing in Moscow last…
Incumbent Steven Poster has fended off a challenge from Haskell Wexler for the presidency of the powerful Intl. Cinematographers Guild, which has seen hard-fought internal battles in recent years.
The Mayhem Project has greenlit dance pic "Make It Happen" with Mary Elizabeth Winstead ("Grindhouse") toplining and Darren Grant ("Diary of a Mad Black Woman") directing.
"Spider-Man 3" stayed socko internationally, showing longer legs offshore than Stateside in its second frame with a 50% decline to a still-sensational $85.5 million at 16,200 playdates in 105…