Ryan Gosling has been cast in the romantic comedy "Lars and the Real Girl" for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment. Craig Gillespie is directing from a script by Nancy Oliver ("Six Feet Under").
Tony Shalhoub is set to star in "AmericanEast," an Arab-American drama being produced and distribbed by Anant Singh's Distant Horizon. Also toplining are Kais Nashif ("Paradise Now") and…
Lakeshore Entertainment and Lionsgate are partnering on the suspense-thriller "Midnight Train," based on the short story by Clive Barker and to be directed by Patrick Tatopoulos.
Samuel Goldwyn Films and Fox Home Entertainment are teaming to release "Conversations With God," from producer-helmer Stephen Simon. Biopic is based on a series of books by Neale Donald Walsch.
Ken Naoki, former prexy of Japan's Artist Film, returns to Cannes with his new shingle Stylejam, a string of arty dramas and a pair of sexy acquisitions.
Axing its Sunday movie franchise after 22 years, CBS will rely on the "Rhyming Bruckheimers" to get back into the series game. Eye execs believe the three Jerry Bruckheimer-produced skeins -- "The…
Neve Campbell has joined the cast of Richard Attenborough's "Closing the Ring," alongside Shirley MacLaine and Mischa Barton. Attenborough has started the second leg of shooting in Toronto, having…
FilmFour will finance Michael Winterbottom's next movie "Genova." Written by Laurence Coriat, who penned Winterbottom's 1999 "Wonderland," "Genova" is the story of a father and his two daughters who…
Seven Arts Intl. has pacted a three-picture deal with "American Pie" producer Warren Zide. The films will be fully financed through a $15 to $20 million all-equity fund that has been secured for the…
Wild Bunch has picked up international rights to Israel Adrian Caetano's Cannes competition player "Cronica de una fuga" (Chronicle of an Escape), which is produced by Oscar Kramer and Hugo Sigman at…