In the clearest indication yet of the slowdown in the foreign sales business, Mark Damon's Behaviour Worldwide is axing about 10 staffers from its sales, marketing and contracts administration…
Large format pic producer L-Squared Entertainment ("T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous") has secured $50 million in financing from investment outfit Centre Solutions to begin producing two pics per year…
Writer-actor Milo Addica has signed a deal with musicvideo, commercial and feature production outfit Oil Factory to adapt Peter Plate's novel "One Foot off the Gutter" for the bigscreen.
MGM has bought a comedy spec script by James-Patrick Stoteraux and Chad Fiveash for Original Film. Setting is college spring break; Neal Moritz and Brad Luff will produce.
In what volunteers are calling "a healing gift from the American film industry," kids and other refugees at a camp in Neprosteno, Macedonia, are being distracted from the traumas of war by watching…
For the first time in the history of the Florida Film Festival, the grand jury and audience awards were bestowed this year to the same films in the same categories.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has inked a three-year international theatrical, video and DVD distrib deal with 20th Century Fox, raising questions about the future of the United Intl. Pictures partnership…
John Cusack has made a deal with writing partners D.V. DeVincentis and Steve Pink to adapt the Ira Berkow book "The Man Who Robbed the Pierre" as a starring vehicle for Cusack and Woody Allen.
The eighth annual Cinema Expo Intl. opened here Monday with European exhibitors in an uneasy mood after a lackluster year at the box office in many territories.
Submissions are being accepted for the first WIN Femme Film Festival, which will unspool Aug. 23-24 at Paramount Studios.