Sony's Columbia Pictures has purchased an untitled pitch from scribe Eric Champnella for $250,000 against $500,000.
Univision flagship station KMEX in Los Angeles won the adults 18-34 race at 4 p.m. during the May sweep with “Christina,” which earned a 2.5 rating, according to Nielsen. Telemundo O&O KVEA took…
The arthouse acquisitions troika who run Sony Pictures Classics -- Michael Barker, Tom Bernard and Marcie Bloom -- will receive the industry lifetime achievement award at the IFP Gotham Awards gala…
Non-fiction filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman will be feted with achievement awards during Outfest 2000: The Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
In a deal valued at $100 million, German licensing company VCL Film & Medien has taken international rights on the next three films from Woody Allen over the next three years. VCL will co-finance the…
Gerard Butler ("Mrs. Brown") will need to grow fangs: He has been cast as Dracula in Dimension Films' "Wes Craven Presents: Dracula 2000."
Lions Gate Films CEO Andre Link has been appointed president of parent company Lions Gate Entertainment. He will maintain his position at Lions Gate Films as well as his post on the Lions Gate board…
In a novel partnership, movie theater chain AMC Entertainment and iFilm said Wednesday they are launching a showcase that will allow selected helmers of short films to comply with a recent MPAA…
Jim Carrey squares off against a flock of animated chickens at the box office this weekend amid hopes that debuts of the much-anticipated comedies -- Fox's R-rated "Me, Myself & Irene" and DreamWorks…
Rookie screenwriting team Jason Marx and Ben Loory have signed two deals -- one with USA Films and Jodie Foster's Egg Pictures, another with Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia Films and…