Antonio Banderas' sophomore pic as a helmer, the coming-of-ager "El camino de los ingleses" (Summer Rain), has been sold to Surreal Films for France and Plan 2 Real in CIS and Baltics.
The recently wrapped Julia Roberts and Willem Dafoe starrer "Fireflies in the Garden" is selling briskly around the world with a number of deals in Europe, Asia and Africa already in the bag.
Director Fernando Meirelles has set his sights on Mark Ruffalo for “Blindness.” Ruffalo will star with Julianne Moore in an adaptation of the Jose Saramago novel about an outbreak of blindness that…
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Russell Crowe has formed Fear of God Films and set up his first feature project as a producer. Using his own money, Crowe optioned “Dolce’s Inferno,” a spec script by Mark Staufer. Crowe will develop…
Kino Intl. has picked up North American theatrical rights to "In Between Days," director So Yong Kim's debut feature that premiered in competition at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival.
Genre-producer Platinum Dunes has hired Matt Smith to oversee development and manage the company's creative department. Shingle, which is run by Michael Bay, Andrew Form and Brad Fuller, has a first…
New Line is moving forward on its feature adaptation of "The King of Kong," a documentary about rivals battling for supremacy in vidgame "Donkey Kong." The company has hired Michael Bacall ("Manic")…
Helmer Deran Sarafian is joining Fox's "House." Sarafian has inked a deal to come onboard the NBC U-produced skein as co-exec producer and inhouse director. He'll helm every third episode of the…
Clifton Collins Jr. is starring in indie feature "The Perfect Game," which Prelude Pictures is producing. Cheech Marin, Emilie de Ravin, Lou Gossett Jr., Bruce McGill and Patricia Manterola round out…
Sanders Armstrong Management has elevated Steve Caserta to partner and changed its name to Sanders Armstrong Caserta Management to reflect the promotion.
It's summer at the multiplexes, and the tentpoles are already teetering. The set-up is perfect for a hot comedy to come along and steal the spotlight.