Cost-consciousness at Sony Pictures Entertainment has led to a housecleaning of several star-studded films. Now, the biopic of boxing great Muhammad Ali is the latest in danger of being dropped to…
Bill Mechanic has been named president of the international jury for the 2001 edition of the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, which will run Feb. 7-18. Mechanic, who is currently establishing a motion…
Giant-screen pioneer Imax -- which has been searching for a strategic buyer for the company while watching its stock price plunge over exhibition-industry concerns -- has delivered an effective…
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Kinowelt USA, the U.S. film production arm of Munich-based Kinowelt Medien, has entered into a two-year, first-look deal with Robert Rehme Prods. "I'm very excited about being in business with…
Trimark has a new home -- in Canada. Vancouver-based Lions Gate Entertainment on Friday formally closed on its acquisition of the Los Angeles film company. The $50 million-plus combination was a…
Producer David Permut and scripter-helmer George Gallo will recouple on "Uncoupled." Project, in turnaround from DreamWorks, has been set up at Revolution Studios.
Revolution Studios has purchased the pitch "The Lazy Private Eye" as a starring vehicle for Matthew Perry, the "Friends" star coming off the hit comedy "The Whole Nine Yards."
Artists Production Group has paid low-six against mid-six figures for Dario Scardapane's newest actioner pitch, "V-8."
Potential inlaws and football players again delivered a one-two punch to salvage an otherwise modest mid-fall session at multiplexes, marking the first frame in a dozen in which overall business…
Following the recent exit of Dimension Films prexy Cary Granat, the division has promoted senior veep of production and development Andrew Rona and named former Millennium Films prexy Brad Weston to…
Local release of Lars von Trier's "Dancer in the Dark" is setting records for Russia's arthouse exhibition scene.