Jon Furay and James LaVigne's recently formed Gotham-based Vigorous Pictures has optioned screen rights to two books: Gayle Lynds' espionage thriller "The Last Spymaster" and the Jonathan Green…
Gus Van Sant and author Bret Easton Ellis will team to write a feature about the double suicide of artists Theresa Duncan and Jeremy Blake.
"Friday Night Lights" fans were handed the equivalent of a Super Bowl victory on Monday as NBC and DirecTV confirmed that the ensembler has been renewed for two seasons.
Solid but unspectacular, "Forbidden Broadway Goes to Rehab," the final New York installment of the long-running satirical revue, proves why the show has become an institution and why, after 26 years…
Lasse Hallstrom is set to direct Channing Tatum in "Dear John," a Nicholas Sparks book adaptation that starts production in September.
Continuing its search for new action-adventure franchises, New Line has licensed graphic novel "Interman." Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson are set to produce via their New Line-based Contrafilm shingle.
Producer Arthur Sarkissian ("Rush Hour") has acquired the rights to "The Third Insight," penned by Dan Chung.
The decision to bring Mika Waltari's masterly scholarly-detailed [novel] The Egyptian to the screen must have taken a lot of courage, for this is a long way off the standard spectacle beat. The book…
A stock story and handling keep The Blue Gardenia from being anything more than a regulation mystery melodrama, from a yarn by Vera Caspary. Formula development has an occasional bright spot, mostly…
Alexander Korda dips into the files of British history for this biographical drama of Lady Hamilton and her amorous affair with naval hero Lord Nelson.