David Linde’s Lava Bear Films is going on “Furlough” with “Chernobyl Diaries” producer Brian Witten, buying Sherman Payne’s thriller script. It’s the second thriller project set up this week by…
Fans of the New York Knicks are helping get Spike Lee’s mysterious movie financed. Lee’s offer of courtside seats for a New York Knicks game has turned out to be the main driver for his Kickstarter…
Dustin Hoffman has joined the ensemble of the Jon Favreau comedy “Chef.” He joins a cast that already includes Robert Downey Jr., Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johansson and Bobby…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Paul Thomas Anderson's crime drama "Inherent Vice," starring Joaquin Phoenix, has started to boost location production in Los Angeles, which has seen its typical scarcity of high-profile titles so…
Siblings Hayden Christensen and Tove Christensen are launching Glacier Films with an 11-picture slate scheduled to shoot over the next three years. The venture was announced Thursday in Cannes with…
Ingrid Bolsø Berdal has landed the female lead in MGM and Paramount’s “Hercules” starring Dwayne Johnson. Pic also stars Ian McShane and Joseph Fiennes, with Brett Ratner directing. The graphic novel…
Sun Center Studios president Jeffrey Rotwitt didn't have to go far to find the first client for his new soundstage facility, located 10 miles south of Philadelphia Intl. Airport in Aston, Pa.
When Lionsgate gobbled up an $800 million revolving credit facility in September, outside attorney Bruington worked on behalf of Lionsgate but focused on the lending banks.
"Venus and Serena" is an engaging, warts-and-all look at the Williams sisters, who have dominated the professional tennis circuit for more than a decade, breaking ground for female and…
Occasionally a director will essay a variation on "La Ronde," Max Ophuls' splendid filmization of the (in)famous Schnitzler play that follows the amorous encounters of an interlocking succession of…
Music libraries and their placements on upcoming releases