Talk about global warming. Three weeks of better-than-expected performance by Fox Intl.'s "Ice Age: The Meltdown" has revived what had been a lackluster 2006 at the international box office.
Hollywood, which never has a shortage of worries, is growing increasingly concerned over what SAG and the WGA West might do at upcoming contract talks.
Horror film writer Dan O'Bannon, former Paramount exec Brian Witten and producer Rob Gallagher are developing sci-fi thriller "They Bite."
Peter Bogdanovich will direct "The Broken Code," a biopic about the research scientist whose X-ray photographs played a key role in James Watson's and Francis Crick's discovery of DNA's…
J.J. Abrams is becoming the next Gene Roddenberry. Paramount is breathing life into its "Star Trek" franchise by setting "Mission: Impossible III" helmer J.J. Abrams to produce and direct the 11th…
Brendan Fraser will topline "Journey 3-D," Walden Media/New Line's update of Jules Verne's "Journey to the Center of the Earth." Fraser will portray a geologist who, with his teenage son, discovers a…
Legendary Pictures is developing a live-action film version of "Paradise Lost," John Milton's epic poem, with Scott Derrickson attached to direct. Vincent Newman, producer of "A Man Apart" and "We're…
Nothing sells better in Hollywood, apparently, than narcissism. When New Line recently picked up pitch "Me, Me, Me" -- about, as Daily Variety put it yesterday, a "narcissist who wishes people could…
The Producers Guild of America has scheduled its Celebration of Diversity gala for May 9 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
New Line is into "Me, Me, Me," snapping up Johnny Rosenthal's comedy pitch for high six figures and setting it up with Shawn Levy and Tom McNulty to produce through their 21 Laps Entertainment…
Infinity Media ("Capote") has acquired film rights to "Winalota Cash," the story of the first African-Americans to own the winning quarter horse in the All American Futurity.