Fine Line Features, hovering between acquisitions and productions, has inked a deal to develop "The Palace Thief," with a screenplay by Neil Tolkin based on an Ethan Canin short story. Sean Bailey…
Though better known for its well-established November feature fest, Thessaloniki can now also boast a solid documentary film festival, Visions of the 21st Century, which debuted March 15-21.
With less than a month to go before the final lineup will be announced, the Cannes Film Festival has locked in only a handful of titles for its upcoming edition, May 12-23.
In what could portend a who's who in Whoville cast, Molly Shannon has landed the female lead alongside Jim Carrey in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" The Imagine Films production for Universal will…
Spyglass Entertainment and New Urban Entertainment have teamed to produce a feature documentary on the game of basketball to be directed by Leon Gast, who won an Oscar for "When We Were Kings."
Nicole Kidman is in final negotiations to star in Jez Butterworth's "Birthday Girl," a co-production between Miramax HAL Films and FilmFour.
After six years of trying to get his dream project about abstract painter Jackson Pollock off the canvas, Ed Harris has a greenlight and an April 19 start date to make his movie directorial debut on…
Cary Brokaw's Avenue Pictures is teaming with Intermedia Films to produce and finance the thriller "The Courier," a project that Brad Pitt has been circling for some time.
Macaulay Culkin, who as a child actor nabbed America's heart and box office dollars in such pics as "Home Alone" and "Home Alone II," has ankled the William Morris Agency and has signed with United…
Two of Britain's latest Oscar winners, Judi Dench and Tom Stoppard, have joined a group of over 100 leading British arts figures to attack the U.K. government for promoting film, television and pop…