Tim Hill is in negotiations to direct the CG-live action hybrid pic "Alvin and the Chipmunks" for Fox 2000 and Fox Animation.
Chris McGurk’s company has purchased U.S. rights to “Ferris Wheel,” a drama starring Charlize Theron and produced through her Denver and Delilah Films company along with partners J.J. Harris and Beth…
Twentieth Century Fox Mexico bows Mel Gibson’s Mayan epic “Apocalypto” today in Mexico, but will Mexicans buy into Gibson’s violent portrait of their heritage?
Top Spanish indie producer-distrib Filmax Entertainment, co-producer of Euro hit "Perfume: The Story of a Murderer," is launching a specialty DVD rental label, branded Cinema Prestige.
Netflix stock got a much-needed boost on Wednesday as better-than-expected earnings helped the online DVD service's shares jump 11% in after-hours trading.
Sony is teaming with Japanese vidgame publisher Namco Bandai to boost its troubled new console Playstation 3. Two companies will partner on a new venture called Cellius that will develop games for…
The debut feature by photographer Mika Ninagawa, has been selected in the Berlin Film Festival’s Special section, distributor Asmik Ace has announced.
Oscar took a world view in nominations for the 79th annual Academy Awards, with foreign-language work strongly represented in a roster filled with twists. No. 1 on that list of surprises: “Dreamgirls”…
Fox Home Entertainment has tapped vet praiser Dorrit Ragosine to publicity VP. Ragosine recently launched the domestic PR department for MGM after it consolidated its homevid distribution under Fox…
CBS Interactive has upped CBS Sportsline general manager Stephen Snyder to chief operating officer, overseeing day-to-day operations for all of the net's Web sites.