New Line has tapped writer-director James Dodson to helm corporate comedy "The Retreat" for Guy Walks Into a Bar partners Jon Berg and Todd Komarnicki.
Paramount Pictures has decided to play "The Killer's Game," picking up from Intermedia the action thriller set in the world of expert assassins. Andrew Lazar is producing through his Mad Chance…
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped composer Thomas Newman and screenwriter John Logan to receive kudos at its Oct. 18 awards ceremonies.
Paramount's "The Manchurian Candidate" got off to a shaky start on its opening night at Grauman's Chinese but the refunds won't impact the pic's box office gross.
Paramount has decided to reel in "Triggerfish," tapping Emmy-nommed siblings Joe and Anthony Russo to direct the thriller with Robert Evans producing.
A hearing officer for the California labor commissioner has found in favor of Phillip Gittelman, former manager of wrestler-thesp Tyler Mane, which could allow Gittelman to continue pursuing a…
Paramount Pictures has reorganized its top financial and strategic execs by reassigning the duties handled by longtime studio co-head Jonathan Dolgen, who ankled two months ago.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors org has elected half a dozen new members to two-year terms on its board of directors.
Paramount Pictures is redefining itself as a risk-taker. Its landmark deal for $200 million to $300 million in equity production funding through Merrill Lynch is aimed at boosting its control over…
The state of New Mexico has made a $1.3 million loan to Payaso Entertainment for production of "The Latin Divas of Comedy," continuing its aggressive financing strategy to attract projects to the…