Director John Moore ("The Omen") has optioned feature rights to dark fantasy "The Book of Lost Things" by bestselling Irish author John Connolly.
Dante Ferretti has been selected to receive the Hollywood Film Festival's Production Designer of the Year Award this year. He"ll receive the kudo at the festival's Oct. 22 awards ceremony at the…
Marking the widest opening in the studio's history, Warner Bros. rolls out "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" on more than 9,000 screens in 4,285 locations Wednesday, while dispatching…
Fox Atomic has nabbed "Don't Lean on Me," a comedy pitch from scribe Ryan Jaffe, and set it up with producers Jon Berg, Todd Komarnicki and Matthew Weinberg at their Guy Walks Into a Bar shingle.
Film Independent has received a two-year grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to establish a Sloan Producers Grant as part of the org's Producers Lab. The first grant recipient will be selected…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America and the Natl. Assn. of Theatre Owners have announced that five arrests have been made recently for illegal camcording of "Transformers" in California, Florida…
Warner Bros. has sleuthed out bigscreen rights to David Morrell's "The Brotherhood of the Rose," an espionage tome previously developed into an NBC mini in the late 1980s. Basil Iwanyk is producing…
The Screen Actors Guild has collected $8 million in foreign tax revenues for its members but distributed less than 3% of those funds, according to a guild disclosure.
Hollywood scribes saw Guild-covered earnings slide 1.5% last year to $905.8 million in the first decline in five years, due to a 3.2% decrease in compensation for feature writing.
Responding to the WGA East's frustration over stalled contract talks, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) on Friday visited the Gotham newsrooms of CBS-owned 1010-WINS Radio, WCBS-AM 880 Radio, CBS Network…
Robots and Bruce Willis dominated international moviegoing, with "Transformers" beating out "Live Free or Die Hard" for the top overseas spot.
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