Initial Entertainment Group and Jodie Foster's Egg Pictures will team on "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys," with IEG fully financing the $15 million-$20 million budgeted drama.
Disney has flown in and scooped up the pitch "Flight Plan" from writer Peter Dowling, his producing partner Robert DiNozzi and Imagine Entertainment for a low-six-figure sum.
Figures released by Italy's Federation Against Music Piracy have set alarm bells ringing throughout the national music industry, with annual piracy revenues now totaling $122 million and representing…
Scott Free Prods. has selected Lisa Ellzey as president.
German-based Intertainment has elected to co-finance "The Caveman's Valentine," starring Samuel L. Jackson, along with Jersey Shore and Franchise Pictures.
Sony Pictures Entertainment said Tuesday it plans to ramp up its marketing efforts on the Web and go after some "Blair Witch Project" marketing gold of its own, tapping Dwight Caines veep of its…
Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures and Mark Canton's the Mark Canton Co. are joining forces for the third time, embarking on a co-production of the action-thriller "Six."
Fox execs are vowing to move even further away from the reality genre following the eruption of a major scandal surrounding last week's high-rated but much-lambasted spec "Who Wants to Marry a…
"The Beach" may be all but washed up in the U.S., but Leonardo DiCaprio is still the prince of tides overseas, judging by the Fox meller's openings and holding power in its initial foreign…
It looks like the director who brought you the man with scissors for hands, revived Washington Irving's most famous tale and sparked the imagination with his dark "Batman" may next be turning to…
The long wait for a decision on the future funding of the BBC is over: The pubcaster has won a 1.5% increase above inflation to its annual license fee for the next six years -- short of what was…