After years of posturing, Weinstein Co. and Celestial move ahead with the remaking of Chinese classics.
How Starbucks Saved My Life
The Weinstein Co. will have the chance to make its case Friday over naming rights to Lee Daniels' "The Butler," two and a half weeks after Warner Bros. won an arbitration over the title.
The Weinstein Co. has tapped Robert Nelson Jacobs to adapt "How Starbucks Saved My Life," based on Michael Gates Gill's memoir.
In a town where lying is art form, Paul Feig is a fervent believer in honesty.
This elegant, geographically vivid pic is considerably leaner than its melodramatic premise might suggest, though wan characterization makes it less immediately engaging than "A Screaming Man."
Patience has paid off for the producers behind two long-gestating films based on young adult novels "The Giver" and "The Watsons Go to Birmingham" as the projects are getting closer to a greenlight…
A look at the work of producers Tracey Seaward and Patricia Whitcher
Summer box office always tests the ties between studios and exhibitors, when the year's biggest pics jockey for screens. But there's nothing ordinary about this past weekend's $207 million opening…
Offlot TV production in Los Angeles has stayed soft at the start of the spring quarter, with a 16% decline last week vs. a year earlier.
Character actor Leonardo Cimino, who brought his signature look -- long, thin face and large nose -- to a large number of small but evocative roles in film and television, often playing mobsters or…