The Directors Guild has launched its long-awaited legal strike against the companies and stores that rent and sell sanitized versions of Hollywood films.
Markets & Festivals
Financially strapped Cablevision has come up with a novel solution to the monopoly problem posed by the proposed EchoStar/DirecTV union -- it will rocket into the satcasting biz and offer a competing…
"Barbershop" threw open its doors to crossover auds this weekend, as MGM's urban laffer sheared through four wide openers to repeat atop box office rankings with an estimated $13.3 million.
The second Marrakech Film Fest closed Sunday, 10 days after workers broke ground on a local film studio financed by Universal, Fox and Dino Di Laurentiis.
Entertainment and politics are about to collide as never before via a sure-to-be provocative new reality skein from FX.
Kevin Spacey's Trigger Street Prods. has come aboard for a movie treatment for the Ben Mezrich book "Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six MIT Students Who Took Vegas for Millions." The…
Richard Gere has signed on to "Without Apparent Motive" as his next starring role. Directed by Bille August, pic is skedded to go into production this fall in L.A.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon will rewrite "The Amazing Spider-Man," the sequel to Columbia's summer box office smash. Deal is valued at mid-six against mid-seven figures.