Brit thesp Aml Ameen has joined the cast of Lee Daniels' "The Butler" as the young version of the title character.
Shares of exhibitors slid Friday in the aftermath of a gunman killing 12 and injuring at least 50 others during a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" in a Cinemark theater in Aurora, Colo.
Identity Films is developing a feature version of Louis Bayard's "Mr. Timothy," a historical thriller that reimagines the Tiny Tim character from Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol."
Rhino Films is partnering with Cinema Libre Studio to develop a feature based on "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man," the John Perkins memoir about his role in the game of global economics.
Newly minted Demarest Films has come on board to co-finance and co-produce IM Global's thriller "Paranoia," starring Liam Hensworth and directed by Robert Luketic.
Sales agent Cassian Elwes will handle North American rights to director Sam Kadi's debut political drama "The Citizen" and will screen the film for distributors at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
"Game of Thrones" star Lena Headey, Jared Harris of "Mad Men" and Godfrey Gao have joined the cast of "The Mortal Instruments" from Screen Gems and Constantin Films.
Drafthouse Films has acquired North American rights to Australian thriller "Wake In Fright."
On an idyllic summer night for Summit's "Step Up Revolution" preem at the Chinese, helmer Scott Speer had an easy answer to the question of his biggest challenge.
Eric Roberts, Michael Berryman and Jonathan Silverman have come onboard Woodhaven Production Co.'s horror thriller "Self Storage," shooting in Rhode Island.
New Line Cinema has tapped Carlton Cuse to pen its earthquake disaster movie "San Andreas: 3D."