The Walt Disney Co. has purchased psychological thriller "The Mystic," a pitch from scribes Scott Derrickson and Paul Boardman, to be produced by Lauren Lloyd.
A pair of shorts by indie L.A. helmer Charles Burnett are among 36 "orphan" pics or footage that will benefit from grants announced Wednesday by the National Film Preservation Foundation, a…
Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep has signed on to play a small role in the Steven Spieiberg helmed "Minority Report," which starts production today. The Fox-DreamWorks co-production stars Tom…
Telefonica Media's Spanish broadcaster Antena 3 (A3) has created pic production house Ensueno Films, which looks set to figure among the most powerful film financiers in the territory.
The studios are fretting about a new strike-related headache: What actions are open to them if the Screen Actors Guild bars its stars from promoting their summer films?
The real Pearl Harbor will host the premiere of Disney's "Pearl Harbor" when the film debuts May 21 on the deck of the USS John C. Stennis, a nuclear aircraft carrier. More than 2,000 guests…
Newmarket Group and Summit Entertainment have greenlit "Stark Raving Mad" for pre-strike production. A heist pic set at a rave, film will star Seann William Scott ("Road Trip").
Proposed government tax hikes dampened spirits at Argentina's Mar del Plata film fest, where Polish drama "Te Ja, Zlodziej" ("It's Me, the Thief") took top prize.
Though he still had a year remaining on his four year-deal at Columbia, prolific producer Neal Moritz has reupped his first-look pact at the studio for an additional three years. Deal includes a…
The third annual Cartoon Movie European co-production market kicked off last week with its first awards ceremony, the Cartoon Movie Tributes.