Brian Helgeland on Monday signed a $5 million deal with Columbia Pictures for "A Knight's Tale." The scribe will helm and co-produce (with partner Tim Van Rellim) the pic, though insiders said much…
The British Board of Film Classification has demanded cuts in David Fincher's "Fight Club" for its U.K. theatrical release.
Helkon Media has signed a three-year deal with Columbia TriStar Home Video to distribute the U.S. company's current and upcoming video, DVD and CD-ROM releases in the German-speaking territories.
Citing the success of German TV programming, Alexander van Dulmen, managing director of Kinowelt Intl., said it is possible for the country's film industry to destroy the dominance of American movies…
New-media execs will converge at Sony Lincoln Square today to discuss future markets for short films as the featured panel of the third annual Shorts Intl. Film Festival, which bowed Monday and runs…
The Warner Bros. remake of H. G. Wells' "The Time Machine" may just have taken a quantum leap forward.
Castle Rock has acquired screen rights to Stephen King's latest novel, "Hearts in Atlantis." It's enlisted screenwriter William Goldman, who last teamed with Castle Rock and King when he wrote the…
John Malone's pay TV network Starz will get a rare exclusive seven-run window on the Ralph Fiennes starrer "Onegin" before it goes into general release in U.S. theaters.
Taiwanese director Chang Tso-chi was the toast of the 12th Tokyo Intl. Film Festival as his movie about a university coed returning to her hometown for summer vacation called "Darkness and Light"…
Endangered Species Pictures, the urban specialty arm of HSI-Tomorrow Films, has optioned the Jean Claude LaMarre-penned "Stoop."
Warner Bros. - based Outlaw Productions has enlisted scribe Scott Wiper to pen a bigscreen adaptation of writer/ producer/ director Barbara Leibovitz's documentary "Salvaged Lives."