After making two films showing mass destruction in America, "Independence Day" and "Godzilla" helmer Roland Emmerich is now turning his eye to a film about the formation of the country.
Actor Courtney B. Vance will star in and co-produce the indie film "Love and Action in Chicago."
FROM MIFEDNew Line Intl. has embarked on a wide-ranging effort to renew its international distribution deals.
"Belly" director Hype Williams responded angrily Tuesday to the Magic Johnson Theater Chain's decision not to book the urban drama in its complexes.
Jodie Foster is close to a deal to move her Egg Pictures banner to Paramount Pictures, where she will likely enter into a three-year, first-look producing and directing agreement, which also calls…
Film Four and Studio Canal Plus have agreed to collaborate on four movies, with Film Four pre-buying U.K. rights to three Canal Plus pics, and Canal Plus co-financing the Film Four project "Hotel…
Paramount has closed a blind script deal with "Ten Things I Hate About You'' scribes Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith for producer Donald De Line.
Spain's highly profitable private broadcaster Tele 5, owned in part by Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset and Leo Kirch's Taurus, is poised to create its own theatrical distribution operation in Spain.
Currently portraying two-dimensional archaeological protectress Lara Croft in Paramount's "Tomb Raider," Angelina Jolie is now aiming to do something for the living. The thesp is in negotiations to…
Franchise Entertainment is in negotiations to fund four pictures produced by Jeremy Thomas' Recorded Picture Co.
In the biggest production commitment in Australian film history, "Star Wars" director George Lucas today announced the second and third prequels in his 20th Century Fox sci-fi franchise will lense at…