Kino Lorber has acquired worldwide rights to the 1970 documentary "King: A Filmed Recod ... Montgomery to Memphis."
Dan Angel ("Door to Door") of the Hatchery has purchased rights to the V.C. Andrews library and teamed with Jane Startz ("Ella Enchanted") to develop and produce feature films, TV series and telepics…
Sentinel Pictures and Cinetic Media are partnering on indie comedy project "Everbody Wants Head," based on Peter Hoare and Christopher Lilli's screenplay.
FilmDistrict has moved back its opening of romantic comedy "Playing the Field" from March 9 to Christmas Day.
Wrekin Hill Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to director Ben Palmer's teen comedy "The Inbetweeners" and plans a spring theatrical release.
South by Southwest has selected Lionsgate's "The Cabin in the Woods" as its opening night film on March 9, marking the world premiere for Joss Whedon's horror vehicle.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped five high-profile titles for its documentary award.
Monday night's preem of Warner Bros.' "Joyful Noise" at the Chinese carried a strong sense of kismet for writer-director Todd Graff.
Sean Murphy has been promoted to director of development at John Lesher's Le Grisbi Prods.
Quincy Pictures has launched with "The Sentient," a sci-fi thriller short with a trio of Oscar-nominated crew members.
Sierra/Affinity and partner Incentive Filmed Entertainment fund will finance and produce an untitled horror project from "The Devil Inside" filmmakers, with William Brent Bell directing from a script…