France is honoring New Line toppers Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne as "Chevaliers Des Arts et Des Lettres" in recognition for contributions to the arts and literature.
Is Tokyo becoming the new Westwood? Two of the mega-budget summer tentpoles -- "Spider-Man 3" and "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" -- premiered in Japan's capital city, a testament to the…
Ciara, Patti LaBelle and Lynn Whitfield will star in CodeBlack Entertainment's "Mama, I Want to Sing!," the feature adaptation of the Off-Broadway gospel musical.
SAG's going to start slamming the door on thesps who quit the union. Leaders of the Screen Actors Guild are toughening up the guild's policy on how it treats members who file for "financial core"…
Insomnia Media Group has expanded into talent management and tapped veteran manager Scott Karp to head its operation.
Eva Mendes will star in action-thriller "Curve" for Neal H. Moritz and Benderspink. Project's penned by Jamie Vanderbilt ("Zodiac") and Kimberly Johnson. Moritz and Original's Toby Jaffe are…
The producing team behind offbeat indie docu "What the Bleep Do We Know?" has bought feature rights to the novelized memoirs of Alvin Schwartz, centered on his 15-year stint as author of the Superman…
Cinema Expo International will present Philippe Täschler of Kitag Cinema Group with its International Exhibitor of the Year award.
It's still Spidey's world outside the U.S., as the third frame of "Spider-Man 3" dominated international moviegoing with $49.6 million at 15,850 playdates in 105 markets.
Leaders of the Writers Guild of America put studios and nets on notice Friday that they're placing a top priority on getting a bigger cut of new-media revenues, as part of its "pattern of demands"…
Wesley Snipes wants to get back to work. But there's that little matter of a tax invasion indictment that seems to be getting in the way.