“Captain Phillips,” the Tom Hanks topliner directed by Paul Greengrass, will launch the 51st New York Film Festival. The movie, a look at the 2009 hijacking of a U.S. ship by Somali pirates, is the…
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Addressing a longstanding complaint from theater owners, Universal Studios chairman Adam Fogelson declared that studios should mimic U’s strategy of releasing major titles all year — rather than…
Fox Broadcasting Co. is reaching back to feudal Japan and to more tabloid news history as fodder for two miniseries added to its development roster for limited-run “event” series. Fox said it is…
BERLIN -- Experiencing a major rise from E.L. James' "Fifty Shades" trilogy, German media giant Bertelsmann enjoyed a dramatic surge in profit in the first half of the year.
"The Dark Knight Rises" star Christian Bale is in negotiations to star in Todd Field's "The Creed of Violence."
As "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E.L. James and lit agent Val Hoskins spend the week in town to discuss a feature adaptation of the bestselling erotic novel with high-level execs at Universal…
Cross Creek Pictures will produce and finance "The Creed of Violence," which writer-director Todd Field ("In the Bedroom") will adapt from the acclaimed novel by Boston Teran.
Michael De Luca Prods. and Boss Media are teaming to produce "Olivia Twisted" with "Twilight" star Ashley Greene toplining the ultra-modern take on the classic Charles Dickens story.
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