Peter Straughan's reputation as a screenwriter has run far ahead of the evidence actually up on the screen. "Sixty Six," his debut pic, co-written with partner Bridget O'Connor but also with the…
Certainly, the controversial 2000 U.S. presidential election is ripe for film treatment. And just as certainly, an actor best known as the ultimately villainous schoolmate of a vampire slayer named…
When you grow up in a household with "two shrink parents," investigating the unpleasant recesses of the human mind is as natural as talking baseball or politics. So it was for Joshua Zetumer. The…
A billion DVDs have been sold in the U.K. since the format launched less than a decade ago, according to the British Video Association.
The Mouse House is giving a makeover to its multibillion-dollar global TV distribution operation. Ben Pyne has been tapped president of a newly fashioned unit called Global Distribution Disney-ABC…
Joel Silver's Dark Castle Entertainment genre label has inked a multiyear pact with Warner Premiere to produce two or three films a year directly for DVD, beginning with sequel "Return to House on…
After preeming controversial Michael Moore docu "Sicko" in Gotham on Monday night, the Weinstein Co. said it has decided to bow the film in New York on Friday, a week earlier than planned.
Lionsgate prexy Steve Beeks has been upped to chief operating officer and will keep the prexy title, the company announced Tuesday,.
Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas has made a multiyear overall producing deal at MGM. The former agent had been a partner at Revolution Studios for the past seven years.
"Wild Hogs" director Walt Becker has inked a first-look deal at Disney to develop projects to direct and produce. First up is the comic pitch "My Samurai," with Matt Lopez to pen the script. Becker…
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Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media