Neal Moritz’s Original Film banner has closed a deal for an untitled horror-thriller pitch from writer Todd Kirby, sources tell Variety. The spec was acquired for a cost said to be in the low-to-mid…
Film and television producer Neal Moritz has inked an overall deal with Sony Television, Variety has learned. His production company Original Film is also currently under a long-term Sony deal on the…
After taking its time putting a finishing polish on the script, Universal has moved fast to start casting with Bryce Dallas Howard in talks to star in “Jurassic World.” The studio had been looking at…
Copperfield has set his sights on a major career shift and this week announced the formation of his own film production company, Red Safe.
A medical disaster movie depicting how a South Korean city becomes ground zero for the H5N1 epidemic, "Flu" delivers a transfusion of harrowing realism, government duplicity and dripping…
Bojan Vuk Kosovcevic's triptych is a despairingly effective vision of hell on the homefront, not for the faint of heart.
Mexico has selected Cannes competition player "Heli" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Award race. Amat Escalante‘s divisive Mexican cartel drama about the budding love between a…
All is not as it seems in Shahram Mokri's highly original second feature, filmed in one long, bravura shot.
Warner Bros. Entertainment and J.K. Rowling are developing a new series of films inspired by Harry Potter's Hogwarts textbook "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" and the adventures of the…
On the same day Disney takes “Pirates of the Caribbean 5” off its 2015 calendar, Universal has dated “Jurassic World,” the next installment in the “Jurassic Park,” franchise for June 12, 2015. Colin…
Opera is the subject, medium and language of Jiri Menzel's inventive if overstretched comedy.