Idris Elba is developing Marc Olden’s historic thriller “Poe Must Die” as a trilogy through his Green Door Production Co. The story, published in 1978, is set in New York City in the 1840s, with…
Edgar Allen Poe
Marcelo Gomes and Cao Guimaraes' "The Man of the Crowd, " Vicente Ferraz's "Road 47" and Paulo Morelli's "Sheep's Clothing" will world premiere at 2013 Rio de Janeiro Intl. Film Festival. All play…
Michael Barra, until recently the senior veep of Daryl Roth Theatrical Licensing, has struck out on his own to form Stageworks Media, a new production company that will focus on adapting content for…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Richard Matheson, novelist and screenwriter whose high-concept stories and novels were favorites for adapting into films such as “I Am Legend,” died on Sunday at his home in Calabasas, Calif, …
Cusack calls 'Raven' fantasy fiction
Positing that Poe spent the last five days of his life in 1849 helping the police to hunt down a serial killer in Baltimore, "The Raven" is a squawking, silly picture that never takes flight.
The mystery has returned to pilot season.
"Paranormal Activity" helmer Oren Peli has signed on to direct "Eliza Graves" for Sobini Films and Icon Prods.
Mary Howard de Liagre, actress and wife of Broadway producer and director Alfred de Liagre, died June 6 in Manhattan. She was 94.
Barbet Schroeder's thriller about a French author's obsessive rivalry with the Japanese novelist he imitates.
Having promised a few years ago to revive his decades-old tradition of class, low-budget (and usually period) dramas, Roger Corman makes good on that pledge with the satisfying, if awkwardly titled…