Indie distributor New Yorker Films has picked up all domestic rights to Israeli filmmaker Amos Gitai's "Free Zone," starring Natalie Portman, from BAC Films Intl.
Jamie Foxx will star in “The Kingdom” for Universal Pictures. Pic, which will be directed by Peter Berg, produced by Michael Mann and penned by Matthew Michael Carnham, is aiming for a May 2006 start…
The Weinstein Co. said Wednesday that it has acquired the rights to develop and produce a feature pic based on ’80s TV skein “The Equalizer.” Created by Michael Sloan and Richard Lindheim, original…
Alicia Silverstone, Mary Steenburgen and Rebecca Pidgeon will star in David Mamet's "Boston Marriage" when it makes its L.A. debut at the Geffen Playhouse next year.
Buena Vista Intl. Television - Asia Pacific struck deals for content with Vietnam and Brunei on Thursday, the second day of the three-day Asia TV Forum here.
ABC leads all networks when it comes to expanding diversity both onscreen and behind the camera, according to the annual report cards released by a multiethnic media coalition.
Moscow's Film Museum, Muzei Kino, shuttered on Thursday after screening movies on its four screens for free for 24 hours as a thank you to the many fans who fought to save it.
South African comedian Leon Schuster has broken his own opening weekend box office record with his latest film, "Mama Jack," in which he plays a white man who disguises himself as a black woman to…
It's the lull before the storm. In the last weekend before a blockbuster-filled end of the year, Paramount's "Aeon Flux" is the only wide opener this weekend, hitting 2,608 playdates.
The Weinstein Co. said Wednesday that it has acquired the rights to develop and produce a feature pic based on '80s TV skein "The Equalizer."
NBC is betting it all on a lottery ticket called "My Name Is Earl." Peacock entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly's decision to move TV's top-rated laffer to 9 p.m. Thursdays from its current Tuesday…