Ron Bass is set to pen the adaptation of "Headhunters," a comic novel picked up by Fox last fall.
Helmer Stephen Herek ("Mr. Holland's Opus") is tuning up for "Metal God" at Warner Bros. He has tapped Timothy Spall ("Topsy Turvy"), Timothy Olyphant ("Go") and Dominic West ("Midsummer Night's…
Lions Gate Films has beaten out a half-dozen other suitors for the North American theatrical distribution rights to Valerie Breiman's Sundance sex comedy "Love and Sex," starring Famke Janssen and…
Last year’s Academy Award winner for supporting actor, James Coburn, has nabbed a presenter spot for March’s Oscarcast. In addition to “Affliction,” Coburn has recently starred in the film “Payback”…
Svensk Filmindustri (SF) has acquired international rights for "The Seven Deadly Sins," a series of seven Swedish language pics by award-winning Swedish director Richard Hobart.
The Brad Harrison spec script "American Loser" has proven itself anything but, selling in a heartbeat to Sony-based James L. Brooks' Gracie Films.
As the 50th-anniversary edition of the Berlin Intl. Film Fest kicked off Wednesday night, guests surveying the fest's new digs on Potsdamer Platz pronounced the new facilities more than fit.
Sylvester Stallone has committed to work in conjunction with Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) to make a CART-themed racing film which Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures will produce.
Actors Ed Harris and Amy Madigan have joined forces with Elton John's Rocket Pictures to develop a movie based on A.L. Kennedy's Scottish novel "So I Am Glad."
The sixth annual Avignon/New York Film Festival will roll out two dozen French and American indie films, including the U.S. preem of Cannes official selection "Happy Lives" helmed by Jacques Maillot.
Sony Pictures Classics has snatched up North American distribution rights to the Sundance comedy "The Tao of Steve."