Warner Bros. and producer Jerry Weintraub have sent a draft script of the romantic heist project “33 Liberty Street” to Julia Roberts. Sources said the studio would agree to pay Roberts’ full fee if…
Ashley Judd is in negotiations to star for director Jim Sheridan in "The Notebook," New Line's adaptation of Nicholas Sparks' bestselling novel.
Film Forum will get all dark and stormy as it unspools the first-ever "Neo-Noir Festival" Feb. 18-April 6.
Actor-director Peter Mullan has fired a broadside against FilmFour for destroying all the unused footage from his award-winning pic "Orphans" without his knowledge.
A memorial fund for veteran voiceover performer and actress Mary Kay Bergman has been established at the Suicide Prevention Center of Didi Hirsch Community Mental Health Center.
Thesps Sarah Polley and Anne Heche will unspool their shorts along with 63 others' small pics at the Sundance Film Festival, which runs Jan. 20-30 in Park City, Utah.
Indie production and sales company Quantum Entertainment has acquired worldwide rights to the Philippine film "Saranggola" (aka "The Kite") from Teamwork Prods.
Michael York (“Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me”) is headed to Dublin to shoot Peter Sheridan’s “Borstal Boy.” Hell’s Kitchen Ltd.’s Jim Sheridan and Arthur Lappin serve as producers, along with…
Director Pierre Jolivet has been named the head of France's powerful writers, directors and producers lobby group -- the ARP -- as the divisive row over France's "too critical" film critics took a…
David Fincher and Chris Columbus have emerged as the final candidates to direct Sony Pictures Entertainment’s epic “Spiderman.” For years the project had been snared in legal delays as Fox, MGM, Sony…
Even as Hollywood sounds a death knell for insurance-backed financing, a Canadian newcomer, Knightscove Entertainment, has clinched a deal with a trio of insurers that provides up to $100 million for…