Domestic box office passed $6 billion Sunday, reaching the vaunted level 10% and 26 days faster than the previous record pace set in 1997.
United Artists has emerged from its recent hibernation and picked up John Rice and Joe Batteer's WWII action/drama pitch "Windtalkers" to develop as a directing vehicle for John Woo.
Producer Robert Lantos has finalized a five-year film deal with Canadian powerhouse Alliance Atlantis that provides him with more than $10 million in overhead and development monies and a $100…
Turning industry expectations upside down, Paramount and Nickelodeon's "The Rugrats Movie" toddled into first place with a studio-estimated $28 million, significantly ahead of Buena Vista's action…
Ron Underwood will direct the Eddie Murphy vehicle "Pluto Nash" for Castle Rock Entertainment.
Gus Van Sant has reportedly shot Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" shot-by-shot and now the marketing campaign is taking a cue from the late master.
Leland Frederick Cooley, an early television pioneer perhaps best remembered for penning numerous adventure books based on his own real-life experiences, died Oct. 27 of prostate cancer in Napa…
Sandra Goldbacher ("The Governess") will direct "The Devil's Chimney," based on Anne Landsman's novel of the same name, for Gotham-based Arena Pictures and African Media Entertainment.
Alan J. Pakula, who enjoyed acclaim as both a producer ("To Kill a Mockingbird," "Up the Down Staircase") and director ("Klute," "All the President's Men," "Sophie's Choice"), died Thursday in a car…
Bokeem Woodbine has joined Gary Sinise, Joan Allen, Jeff Daniels and Anna Paquin in the indie pic “All the Rage.” James Stern is directing from Keith Reddin’s script. Woodbine’s credits include “The…
Imax Corp. is in talks with DreamWorks and its animation studio Pacific Data Images to produce a large-format 3-D version of the studio's second computer-animated project, "Shrek."