Sony Pictures Entertainment has reupped Screen Gems prexy Clint Culpepper, keeping him at the helm of the studio's genre shingle through 2012.
Julie Benz will topline "Saw V," the latest installment in the Lionsgate/Twisted Pictures franchise, set for release Oct. 24.
Touchstone Pictures has acquired "Home Free," a comedy written by sibling scribes Alexi and Noah Hawley, in a mid-six-figure deal.
James Gandolfini will go from Jersey don to Gotham mayor.
Jon Heder and Dax Shepard have been set to star with Kristen Bell in "When in Rome," which David Diamond and David Weissman wrote. Mark Steven Johnson will direct the feature for Disney.
Fox's "Horton" heard victory cheers for the second frame in a row, as the CGI toon beat out another solid bow for Tyler Perry and a weak opening for Judd Apatow and Owen Wilson's "Drillbit Taylor."
Changes to the Oz distribution business are making it ever harder for Aussie filmmakers to attach distribs to their films.
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An f/x-charged action adventure again has flashed its muscle at the overseas box office. Warner Bros.' prehistoric epic "10,000 BC" grossed $39.2 million over the March 14-16 weekend. That's the best…