Writer-director Andrew Niccol will direct his latest script, "River Road," for Jersey Films. The New Zealand native will also produce the project along with Jersey's Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg…
A mere five months after Mayor Rudolph Giuliani showed off Robert De Niro and Harvey Weinstein at a Brooklyn Navy Yard press conference like a pair of prize Marlins, the mayor did an about-face…
Dirk Shafer, who wrote and directed the mockumentary "Man of the Year" about his reign as the 1992 Playgirl man of the year, will direct "Circuits" for producer Steven Wolfe ("Twin Falls Idaho").
One week into principal photography, New Line Cinema's "Lord of the Rings" has lost a principal. Stuart Townsend ("All About Adam," "Wonderland"), who inked to play the role of Strider/Aragorn, has…
Ending months of speculation about the partnership's future, Universal Pictures and Paramount Pictures have renewed their ties to United Intl. Pictures for another five years, extending their joint…
Brad Pitt, who opens today in Fox 2000's "Fight Club," is in discussions to make his next film "Urban Townies," a Warner Bros. drama to be directed by Mark Romanek from a script by Jesse Wigutow.
In light of recent criticism of the lack of ethnic minorities in the media, Tuesday night's seventh annual Diversity Awards seemed out of synch with Hollywood's current atmosphere.
In a deal that's as unusual for its financial terms as it is for its content, Sony Pictures Entertainment has committed to acquiring Mike Figgis' latest thriller, "Time Code 2000," for Columbia…
The writing team David Stem and David Weiss ("The Rugrats Movie") will give a bigscreen voice to "Eloise," as the scribes have been tapped by Itsy Bitsy Entertainment and Di Novi Pictures to adapt…
Producers Bonnie Bruckheimer and Michele Berk are set to produce "Aurora Island" for their respective indie companies -- All Girl Prods. and Edgebrook Prods.
Yet another special effects expert is wants to direct: Visual effects director Joseph Conti will helm "First Flight" from his script.