Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American, Latin American and Eastern European rights to Mike Leigh's upcoming biopic about English artist JMW Turner. Timothy Spall will star in the untitled…
In a sign of stability in the independent market, IM Global has signed a trio of multi-year output deals for Germany, Russia-Eastern Europe and Latin America for its homegrown films, totaling up to a…
TV has continued to drive Hollywood location shooting with "Southland," wrapping up its fifth season this week, a mainstay during the first quarter. "Southland," produced by Warner Bros. TV, totaled…
Jim Gillespie ("I Know What You Did Last Summer") has come on to direct indie teen thriller "Take Down" with lensing set to start in the fall in the U.K. Producers are Ed Elbert, Sarah Ryan Black…
Thanks to "Skyfall" and 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," MGM saw fourth-quarter earnings move into the black to $40.2 million from a loss of $11.2 million in the 2011 quarter.
Mark Canton's Atmosphere Entertainment has feature rights to Steve Klayman's action-comedy script "Caught In The Act."
Magnet Releasing nabbed all North American distribution rights to Jacob Vaughan's gut-wrenching horror-comedy "Milo," which world-preemed to aud and critic raves March 10 in the SXSW Film Festival's…
Singer Nick Jonas has come on to star in Elizabeth Allen’s indie thriller "Careful What You Wish For" opposite Isabel Lucas. Hyde Park-Image Nation and Troika Pictures are producing. Producers are…
Tom Arnold has joined indie thriller "The Curse of Downers Grove" opposite Bella Heathcote, Lucas Till and Kevin Zegers.
Open Road Films has vacated the April 19 release date for "Jobs," the indie Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher.
Tim Connors has ankled his post as chief operating officer of Legendary Entertainment, a year after being hired for the slot from Marvel Studios.