StudioCanal France will fully finance the $16 million pic "Speaking of Sex," to be helmed by John McNaughton ("Wild Things"). Deal highlights the French company's ambitions to increase its…
The nine-minute short film parody "George Lucas in Love" is outselling Lucas' "Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" on Amazon.com.
Director Agnieszka Holland will direct "Julia Walking Home" from a script she co-wrote with Roman Gren and Arlene Sarner. Casting is under way, with Miranda Otto ("What Lies Beneath") among the leads…
“Undercover Brother,” the John Ridley-created animated series which Universal and Imagine bought for a feature, appears on Urban Media’s Website UrbanEntertainment.com. Information was wrong…
Sony-based Ray Stark's Rastar Prods. is going indie: In partnership with George Lascu and Cindy Kuipers and their Rex Films, the company will produce "The Night of the Iguana," based on the Tennessee…
Jeremy Davies has signed to appear in the Alan Rudolph-directed "Investigating Sex." Cast includes Nick Nolte, Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Julie Delpy, and Dermot Mulroney.
Director Michael Winterbottom and his producing partner Andrew Eaton are teaming up with Michael Kuhn, former president of Polygram Filmed Entertainment, to launch a Web site design company, Resolve…
Artisan Entertainment's co-CEO Amir Malin and Miramax Films' co-chair Harvey Weinstein will do a dirty dance of their own with "Dirty Dancing 2," a theatrical remake of the 1987 hit.
FilmAxis, a virtual film market and resource service that delivers information to its subscribers via satellite on a private broadband network, has hired two film execs to manage sales and content…
Musicvid and commercial helmer Russell Bates will make his feature film directing debut on "Freddy Got Fingered" for New Regency and 20th Century Fox.