United Artists this week agreed to option the screen rights to a New Yorker magazine story that ran less than a month ago.
Samuel Goldwyn Co. acquired "What Happened Was ..."-- a sleeper hit of the Sundance Film Festival -- adding another high-profile indie flick to its lineup.
Cathy Konrad has ankled her post as VP of production at Norman Jewison's Yorktown Prods. to become president at Woods Entertainment.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has selected its annual College Television Awards winners, with a total $ 16,100 to be presented at ceremonies in Beverly Hills March 13.
Francis Ford Coppola will produce New Line's "Don Juan DeMarco and the Centerfold," reteaming him with Marlon Brando for the first timesince Coppola helmed "Apocalypse Now" in 1979.
Actors Dustin Hoffman and Jon Voight, producer Jerome Hellman and director John Schlesinger were among the major players of "Midnight Cowboy" who reunited for a screening at the Directors Guild…
After more than a year of negotiations, reps from several major studios and the state fire marshal's film task force have agreed to modify fire safety regulations on sound stages, warehouses and film…
For the second time in two months, Warner Bros. has agreed to pay at least $ 1 million for an action script by writing duo Larry and Andy Wachowski.
The Consumer Federation of America is urging the FCC to roll back cable TV rates an extra 20% and crack down on cablers who evaded rate regulation by retiering service and emphasizing a la carte…
Firing one of the first big-budget salvos for the coming American Film Market , Constantin Film head Bernd Eichinger on Thursday confirmed production plans for an adaptation of Peter Hoeg's…