MADRID – Uruguay's Gustavo Hernandez ("La casa muda"), Cuba's Alejandro Brugues ("Juan of the Dead") Mexico's Jorge Michel Grau ("Somos lo que hay") Colombia's 64A-Films ("All Your Dead Ones") and…
The Remakes Market
David Cronenberg’s first film, the 1975 horror movie “Shivers,” is getting a remake from producers Jeff Sackman and Michael Baker. The project was unveiled Friday at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival…
Tommy Lee Jones is heading out west again and will write, direct and star in a remake of John Wayne’s 1972 pic “The Cowboys.” Warner Bros. is on board to develop the film with Donald De Line…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
HONG KONG — Wayne Wang, Naomi Kawase and Mohsen Makhmalbaf are among the cream of Asia's film makers who will line up for the Asian Project Market (Oct 7-10), the arthouse film financing event that…
After years of posturing, Weinstein Co. and Celestial move ahead with the remaking of Chinese classics.
HONG KONG — Nakata Hideo, the Japanese helmer of the "Ring" horror series and "Dark Water," will next direct a remake of Korean sci-fi chiller "Haunters" (pictured). Using the working title…
Development once held the key to a studio's future. In recent years, however, studio development teams have become scattershot in their approach.
Guillaume Canet's English-language remake of 'Les Liens du sang' is a sluggish, dramatically undernourished saga with limited audience appeal.
Looking to bridge the gap between Bollywood and Hollywood, Original Entertainment has closed a five-picture deal with Millennium Films for Bollywood remakes of “Rambo,” “The Expendables,” “16 Blocks,”…
International Film Trust, the sales outfit launched last week by Benaroya Pictures and Miscellaneous Entertainment, is pitching Steve Pink's reboot of the campy 1984 action comedy in the run-up to…
Content market MipTV is looking to show the world it can still be relevant at the age of 50 as some 15,000 execs converge on Cannes to do biz, and attend the ramped up numbers of red-carpet and…