Chernin Entertainment brandished its magic wand to tap Irish filmmaker Kealan O'Rourke, who will write and direct the adaptation of Brian Selznick's young adult novel "The Houdini Box."
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Chernin Entertainment is hoping to unshackle a Harry Houdini pic, picking up feature rights to Brian Selznick's "The Houdini Box."
Steven Zaillian and Aaron Sorkin's "Moneyball" script grabbed BAFTA and WGA noms and a slew of critics' awards, but the World Series awaits: the adapted screenplay Oscar. This contest finds quite a…
The five costume designers nominated for Oscar are a mix of newbies to the Academy and previous winners or nominees, but they share a love of researching in order to get their designs absolutely…
Film and television literary agent Candy Monteiro, co-founder of the Monteiro Rose Dravis Agency, died of congestive heart failure on Saturday, Jan. 28, in Woodland Hills, Calif. She was 69.
Leaning heavily toward laffers, Hollywood writers have tapped scripts for "50/50," "Bridesmaids," "Midnight in Paris," "Win Win" and "Young Adult" for the Writers Guild of America's original…
Playwrights, novelists and other scribes weigh in on the year's best screenplays
In attempting to make his first film for all ages, Martin Scorsese has fashioned one for the ages.
The first 10 minutes of Martin Scorsese's latest feature "Hugo" is an overture of sorts.
What do Werner Herzog, Wim Wenders and Bernardo Bertolucci have in common, besides being big-name European auteurs?
Viewers staying tuned to HBO on Sunday evenings after the big-budget megaseries "The Pacific" have found themselves watching a very different kind of show, "How to Make It in America" -- a…