Throwing the conventional sports-movie formula a curve, "Moneyball" offers an uncannily sharp, penetrating look at how Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane helped reinvent baseball.
BBC Worldwide Productions and HBO are developing a 10-part version of the corp.'s hit U.K. legal drama "Criminal Justice."
Columbia Pictures has dropped the ball on "Moneyball," the Steven Soderbergh-directed Brad Pitt starrer that was supposed to begin production on Monday in Phoenix.
Mandate Pictures and Steve Zaillian are teaming up to produce the biopic "My Dinner With Herve" through their co-venture Film Rites, which has a first-look deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Paramount Pictures is plotting a return to organized crime for Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro. Studio has set Steve Zaillian to adapt "I Heard You Paint Houses," the book about the mob assassin…