The Motion Picture Editors Guild will honor veteran sound editor Don Hall with its Fellowship and Service Award on Oct. 15.
The Weinstein Co. has set a Christmas Day 2012 release date for Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained," pitting the controversial pic against the second frame of Disney's wholesome "Lone Ranger."
Paramount has made a pre-emptive purchase of the spec "Bastards," which was penned by Justin Malen.
The final film in Luis Estrada's pitch-black comic trilogy, "Hell" limns an even more hellish vision of Mexico than the previous two installments, "Herod's Law" and "A Wonderful World."
ABC's "Cougar Town" was pitched on a lark.
The secrets and lies passed down through three generations of women from one family over 70 years and a hard-nosed political drama are among the subjects of films that have received grants in the…
British Film Commissioner Colin Brown is ankling after four years.
The Writers Guild of America East announced that it "strongly supports" a pending bill in Congress aimed at shutting down or cutting off websites devoted to trafficking in pirated material.
Robert Spencer, the father of former Warner Bros. corporate communications topper Barbara Brogliatti and screenwriter Larry Spencer, died Monday at his home in Sherman Oaks.
Relativity Media has replaced Lionsgate as the U.S. distributor of Marc Forster's "Machine Gun Preacher," which stars Gerard Butler, Michelle Monaghan, Michael Shannon and Kathy Baker.