Jose Padilha, whose "Elite Squad" won the Berlin Film Festival's Golden Bear this year, is set to direct a Jason Keller-scripted action thriller for Warner Bros.
DreamWorks is bringing a project on the life of legendary pirate Blackbeard to the bigscreen.
Just hours after his first big studio vehicle, "Speed Racer," sputtered at the box office on its opening weekend, Emile Hirsch dropped his UTA agent Shani Rosenzweig.
A Mexican immigrant tale that may just thaw Lou Dobb's heart -- to paraphrase some glowing reviews -- is doing what few pics have ever done: get U.S. Hispanics into theaters to see a Spanish-language…
A new network of Polish regional film funds that launched in January is already beginning to have an impact on production in the country.
Summer tentpole season hit a speed bump overseas, as the opening of "Speed Racer" met a wall of audience indifference — though the sting was eased somewhat by continued strong support for "Iron Man"…
Due partly to the falling dollar and studio post-strike belt-tightening, the U.S. presence here is more subdued than usual, but the American films that are here are grabbing a disproportionate amount…
MGM has acquired rights to the Jason Carter Eaton children's book "The Facttracker" and will turn it into a live-action feature to be directed by David Silverman.
Warner Home Video has promoted a trio of execs who are gaining oversight of New Line product as part of the company's integration into the larger studio.
Columbia Pictures has acquired rights from Scholastic Media to bring R.L. Stine's young-adult "Goosebumps" series to the bigscreen.