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."
The Motion Picture Assn. shuffled its upper management team after prexy and chief operating officer William Baker announced Tuesday he was resigning. Baker, the longtime MPA watchdog on the global…
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…
USA Films is moving forward with "Marathon," a mystery thriller written and to be directed by Michael Miner. Pic will produced by the Pate Brothers ("Deceiver") along with David Kanter at Anonymous…
The Shrine Auditorium and Exposition Center will once again be the venue for the Academy Awards, according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences president Robert Rehme.
The Producers Guild of America has elected 10 new board members, including Jerry Bruckheimer, Kathleen Kennedy and Saul Zaentz, and re-elected Thom Mount as president.
Miramax Films has solidified its acquisitions team: Andrew Herwitz will join Agnes Mentre as co-head of the department, while the company has extended Teresa Moneo's and Matt Brodlie's…
The advisory selection committee of the Berlin Intl. Film Festival has demanded that a public debate be introduced to the process of replacing Moritz de Hadeln as head of the festival. Requests have…
Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed on to star in "Terminator 3," the latest installment of the mega-blockbuster franchise produced by Mario Kassar and Andy Vajna.