Warner Bros. is developing a Rasputin movie for Leonardo DiCaprio at the actor’s studio-based Appian Way banner along with Kevin McCormick’s Langley Park Pictures. Studio acquired a pitch from…
U.S. documentary filmmaker Tim Tracy, arrested in Venezuela for alleged espionage last April, was transferred May 29 to the notorious El Rodeo II prison outside Caracas. Tracy and 20 others were…
Wine is a favorite hobby for biz figures from Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt and Drew Barrymore to Pixar’s John Lasseter, and now a theater chain known for its beer and snacks is embracing wine as a way…
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Ben Walker is in early talks to co-star with Chris Hemsworth in the Warner Bros. pic “In the Heart of the Sea.” Ron Howard will helm the pic. Deadline Hollywood broke the news. Story is based on the…
In 1949, when “The Big Knife” was first done on Broadway, Clifford Odets’ disenchanted Hollywood matinee idol Charlie Castle must have seemed like a tragic hero, a gifted talent and an essentially…
Amber Entertainment has snapped up movie rights to Brit author Catherine Fisher's young-adult fantasy novels "Incarceron" and “Sapphique.” Amber’s Ileen Maisel will produce. Fisher and Lesley…
The Berlin Film Festival got off to a powerful start on Thursday with Wong Kar Wai's philosophical actioner "The Grandmaster," starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai as the legendary martial arts master Ip Man.
With the bigscreen adaptation of "Oblivion" on the horizon, comicbook publisher Radical Studios has raised $3 million in equity to help broaden its digital strategy and licensing capabilities.
Rebecca Thomas attributes her distinct filmmaking vision to a unique upbringing: "I grew up as a Mormon in Las Vegas, surrounded by all things holy and righteous, but with Sin City just at my…
Up-and-coming thesp Mackenzie Davis, whose performance in Drake Doremus' Sundance pic "Breathe In" is earning buzz in advance of the festival, is set to join Zac Efron and Miles Teller in the indie…
The mid-budget movie -- largely abandoned by the six major Hollywood studios -- is becoming increasingly difficult to bring to life for producers.