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.
Jack Black and Todd Phillips are teaming for the first time on Warner Bros. laffer "Man-Witch." Duo are developing for Black to star and Phillips to direct. In the comedy, Black will play a…
"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…
Universal has elevated Scott Bernstein to senior veep of production. The exec, who joined U three years ago, has overseen such pics as "The Break-Up" and "Accepted" for the studio.
Columbia Pictures and Happy Madison have made a preemptive acquisition for the feature writing debut of bestselling author Mitch Albom, which will be developed as a star vehicle for Happy Madison…
Owen Wilson and Nick Nolte have enlisted in "Tropic Thunder," the Ben Stiller-directed DreamWorks comedy about a group of actors who go on location to shoot a war movie, only to find that reality…
The latest chapter in Harry Potter's journey to adulthood has attracted a mature rating Down Under, effectively ensuring that many youngsters will not be able to see it.
The British Film Institute is one of those chronically underfunded public organizations that lurch permanently from one crisis to another, yet somehow always endure.