The Stephen Sondheim musical "Wise Guys" won't make the spring Broadway season, which means that in Hollywood, it's open season on the show's director, Sam Mendes.
After earning raves and Oscar buzz for his role as the boy who could see dead people in "The Sixth Sense," 11-year-old Haley Joel Osment has signed on to join Kevin Spacey in "Pay It Forward," the…
A record 1,300 delegates attended the Sithengi film market in Cape Town last week, up about 30% on the previous year, organizers said.
John Daly and Mark Tolner's EnterTech Releasing has acquired two new films -- Italy's "Not of this World," from writer-director Giuseppe Piccioni, and "It All Starts Today," from French filmmaker…
Anyone who complains that Hollywood doesn't offer moviegoers much of a choice should check out marquees this weekend. On 3,235 screens will be Disney's "Toy Story 2." On 2,592 will be its polar…
Le Studio Canal Plus has officially committed to fully financing the Good Machine pic "Human Nature," from a screenplay by Charlie Kaufman ("Being John Malkovich").
Critics often dump on historical films for fudging the truth, but Luc Besson's latest version of the Joan of Arc story takes the cake.
Gotham-based Abandon Pictures and Los Angeles-based Film Farm have formed a joint production/development venture to make feature pics in the $5 million-$20 million range.
Gotham-based independent production shingle GreeneStreet/SKE will produce and finance "Finger Nails and Smooth Skin," a romantic comedy written and directed by Steve Chbosky, helmer of 1995 Sundance…
Marissa Ribisi (“True Crime”) and Katherine Heigl (“Bride of Chucky”) have joined the cast of Michael Davis’ sexy teen comedy “100 Girls,” which began lensing in L.A. this week. Pic, produced by…
SevenPictures, the movie production arm of the commercial web ProSieben, is teaming with leading German multiplex operator CinemaxX on a joint film distribution company.