With the country in turmoil, the Egyptian presence at Venice is small this year. The notable exception being multi-hyphenate Amr Waked, who is on the Lido wearing two hats despite what he claims is…
In what promises to be a spirited campaign, longtime business agent Steve Dayan is challenging Leo Reed for secretary-treasurer of Local 399 of the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters.
Warner Bros. is in talks with “RoboCop” director Jose Padilha to direct police thriller "The Brotherhoods: The True Story of Two Cops Who Murdered for the Mafia." The Brazilian native is in…
Warner Bros. has added new fodder to its counterclaim against the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien, which contends that the studio overstepped its bounds in merchandising “The Lord of the Rings” and “The…
Adam Sandler is returning to a familiar co-star for his untitled comedy, with Drew Barrymore set to co-star. Variety reported when the film was first announced that Barrymore was considered a…
MADRID — Pedro power: Bucking recession and a drastic hike in Spain's cinema ticket sales tax, Pedro Almodovar's airplane-set comedy "I'm So Excited," which is distribbed by Warner Bros., world…
Dan Lin and his Lin Pictures have reupped at Warner Bros. with a two-year first-look feature deal, continuing a relationship dating to 2008.
Hollywood has been trying to bring Lois Lowry's celebrated 1993 children's book "The Giver" to the bigscreen for the better part of two decades -- now the movie is one step closer to fruition, as…
Jeremie Renier ("The Kid With a Bike"), Audrey Fleurot ("The Intouchables") and Bouli Lanners ("Rust and Bone") have boarded "The Brotherhood of Tears," a $7 million concept-driven thriller from…
Jeff Stetson's sprawling, sometimes awkward, always provocative work tackles the great subject of generational neglect.