Universal Pictures has set David Gordon Green to direct "Your Highness," a comedy that will star Danny McBride.
From its opening logo (a variation on DreamWorks Animation's crescent moon, featuring a distinctly Chinese fisherman), "Kung Fu Panda" doesn't look like the studio's other toons. That's because…
Disney has inked a multiyear deal with Ahmet Zappa, former Twentieth TV topper Harris Katleman and Christian Beranek to oversee Kingdom Comics, which will develop graphic novels for film adaptation…
Anticipation for the bigscreen "Sex and the City" has been growing for weeks among its fans, many of whom are planning viewing parties around its opening later this week. But will anyone else see it?
"Made of Honor" scribes Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont have signed on to rewrite and direct the teen comedy "Big Man on Campus" for Columbia Pictures.
U.K. comedy horror movie "The Cottage," distributed by Pathe U.K., will be released simultaneously on DVD and through satcaster BSkyB's pay service Sky Box Office and online VOD service Sky Player.
As the Cannes Film Festival came to a close over the weekend, Sony Pictures Classics picked up North American distribution rights to animated Israeli docu "Waltz With Bashir," capping a late-hour…
Bryan Singer's "Valkyrie" may not hit theaters until next year, but the Weinstein Co. has picked up U.S. theatrical, DVD and TV rights to Jo Baier's 2004 German take on the failed plot to assassinate…
Lionsgate has acquired comedy spec "Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty" from Adam Sachs and set it up with Todd Garner's Broken Road Prods. and Energy Entertainment.
Those aren't screams of panic but cries of elation you're hearing from the studios' theme parks.
Media chieftains are walking a tightrope. In the face of spiraling costs, technological shifts and sluggish share prices, they're making the case to shareholders that they're prospering. Yet at the…