As pedestrian as its title, sports docu "Rise and Shine" finds little of real interest in the story of Jay DeMerit, a Midwesterner who successfully went abroad to find a place in pro soccer.
The eponymous Jewish-Sicilian protagonist will do just about anything to break into the family business in "The Return of Joe Rich," a muddled homage to the Chicago mob.
Natalia Dyer is final negotiations to join the cast of Giorgio Serafini's supernatural thriller "The Healer."
Producer Tracy Falco has joined Universal Pictures as executive VP of production.
Pixar and Disney's endearing "Wall-E" and Universal's Angelina Jolie-James McAvoy actioner "Wanted" made for another boffo weekend at the summer box office as overall revenues for the year moved…
Universal Pictures has elevated Jeffrey Goore to head the studio's biz affairs department and added two senior veeps, Jon Gibson and Helen Jorda, to its ranks.
Seth Rogen is an actor, but that's known. More of a secret: Writing partner Evan Goldberg is an actor, too. Together, the "Superbad" scribes put out an air of slacker laziness, when behind the scenes…
Warner Independent Pictures and Smoke House partners George Clooney and Grant Heslov are buying screen rights to John Grisham's nonfiction tome "The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small…
New Line Cinema has promoted Nevin Shalit to senior VP of new media projects, reporting in the company's Gotham offices to Jim Rosenthal, president of New Line Television.
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