Negotiations have begun for Jon Favreau to direct "Zathura," the follow-up to "Jumanji," at Columbia Pictures. Studio went through numerous directors and spent many millions to develop script drafts…
"Bend It Like Beckham" director Gurinder Chadha is in talks to helm "I Dream of Jeannie." The film will be produced by Out of the Blue Entertainment's Sid Ganis and Alex Siskin.
Calling all pale, skinny actors who, when they look at their bodies, "wonder why any woman would want to sleep next to it, let alone embrace it." So read a recent first-person piece by Neil Strauss…
Columbia Pictures has picked up remake rights to Dutch family pic "Science Fiction" for producer Lauren Shuler Donner.
As Columbia Pictures moves closer toward a start date on John Pogue's script "Man With a Football," the studio has made a high-six- against mid-seven-figure deal for "Delilah," his next action…
Fueled by the strong perfs of local productions, Columbia edged out Warner Bros. to lead theatrical distribs in Brazil in 2003, according to a market analysis by local film marketing firm Filme B.
The producers behind the successful "Mary, the Mother of God's Son" will make "The Apostles" as part of a plan to release one religion-themed pic a year.
Former vampire slayer Sarah Michelle Gellar will topline "The Grudge," the English-lingo remake of the Japanese horror thriller "Ju-On."
Thanks to pics like "Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle" and "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines," Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. has hit the $1 bil mark in overseas ticket sales for the…
Abe Schneider, ex-chair and prexy of Columbia Pictures, died in Palm Springs, Fla., Wednesday of pneumonia and Alzheimer's disease complications. He would have have been 88 Sunday.