J.T. Petty is writing and directing "The Burrowers" for Lions Gate Films, with Blue Star producing. Horror film set in the Wild West is described as "Alien" meets "The Searchers," the 1956 John Wayne…
Nonprofit production shingle Power Up will make its feature debut with "The Quiet," starring Elisha Cuthbert, Camilla Bell, Martin Donovan and Edie Falco.
John O'Hurley will emcee the 57th annual Writers Guild Awards gala Feb. 19 at the Hollywood Palladium. The WGA West also has lined up Annette Bening, Allison Janney, Zach Braff, Craig Ferguson…
Former Lucasfilm Digital prexy Jim Morris has found a new home at Pixar. Exec ankled Lucasfilm in November with hopes of resuming an earlier career as a producer and has quickly landed that job at…
John Cusack will next star in Bruce Beresford thriller "The Contract" opposite Morgan Freeman for Avi Lerner's Millennium Films. Pic begins production this spring.
"Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria is in final negotiations to play an up-and-coming secret agent in Outlook Pictures and Furthur Films' "The Sentinel," starring Michael Douglas, Kiefer…
Sony Pictures Classics has paid north of $3.5 million for Mike Mills' "Thumbsucker," taking North America and select international territories. The dark coming-of-age comedy concerns a high schooler…
The number of satellite subscriptions continues to grow, while cable TV's sub count has leveled off, according to an annual report on TV competition released Friday by the FCC.
Works by Gallic auteurs Olivier Assayas, Claire Denis, Benoit Jacquot and Bertrand Tavernier have been tapped to screen at the annual Film Society of Lincoln Center's "Rendez-Vous With French…
ThinkFilm will delve further into nonfiction film financing following its experience with Sundance hit "Murderball." Think will distrib pic in North America, with A&E taking TV rights.
Fox Searchlight, Indian United Television Motion Pictures (UTV Motion Pictures) and Japanese Entertainment Farm will co-produce Mira Nair's next film, "The Namesake," an adaptation of the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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