“Last King of Scotland” director Kevin MacDonald is on board to direct the Elvis Presley biopic “Last Train to Memphis” for Fox 2000. Based on the 1995 Peter Guralnick biography, the film chronicles…
Last Train to Memphis
FilmEngine and Benderspink are teaming to reboot 2004's "The Butterfly Effect" with original writer-director Eric Bress on board to pen the new script.
Country singer Slim Whitman, the high-pitched yodeler who sold millions of records through ever-present TV ads in the 1980s and 1990s and whose song saved the world in the film comedy "Mars…
Another demanding and deeply rewarding investigation into the Holocaust from documentarian Claude Lanzmann.
Indies are finding new ways to fund their films
With Neil Burger exiting to direct "Divergent," Fox Searchlight and Chernin Entertainment are now in negotiations with "Bullhead" helmer Michael R. Roskam to direct the movie "Animal Rescue," based…
After spinning a hit out of "The Amazing Spider-Man," producer Matt Tolmach has been set by Sony Pictures to produce its reimagining of Joe Johnston's 1995 pic "Jumanji" along with original producer…
Pixar built Hollywood's most consistent animation shop by balancing interest from families and adults. But that brand strength doesn't always translate to 3D success: Last weekend, "Brave" yielded a…
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
Audrey Young, an actress at Paramount Pictures in the 1940s and the widow of director Billy Wilder, has died. She was 89.
Relativity Media is closing its deal for the $250 million it had set out to raise through boutique financial firm MESA Global, funding the company's expansion plans and putting more coin in the…