The death last week of Mario Puzo, who wrote the novel “The Godfather,” raised new questions about purported plans to film a fourth Godfather movie. The rumors had been triggered when a trade paper…
Drew Barrymore and Nancy Juvonen's Flower Films has renewed its first-look production pact with Fox 2000 for another two years.
Industry vets Jay Kanter, Richard Weinberg and Alain Bernheim have paid six figures for screen rights to "Talk Show," an unpublished thriller by Robert Rosenblum writing under the name Will Chase…
Leelee Sobieski, the 17-year-old thesp who recently toplined the CBS miniseries "Joan of Arc," is set to star in "Squelch," a New Regency production to be directed by John Dahl ("The Last Seduction").
Actress Famke Janssen, whose credits include “GoldenEye,” “Rounders” and “Celebrity,” has signed with Creative Artists Agency. Janssen can next be seen in Warner Bros.’ “The House on Haunted Hill.”…
Miramax has paid high-five against mid-six figures for the option to John Keats Rosenthal's novel about rednecks, serial killers and figure skaters, "Killer Routine."
David Parfitt, the Oscar-winning producer of "Shakespeare in Love," has agreed to produce "Bridget Jones' Diary" for Working Title Films.
While Americans were eating up "Wild Wild West" as their holiday movie treat, the Quebecois were celebrating Canada Day (July 1) with the record local opening of the homegrown "Elvis Gratton II -…
Musicvid helmers Pedro Romhanyi, Jonas Akerlund, Chris Cunningham and Doug Aitken are among those whose work will be featured at the Directors' Cuts Film Festival July 27 at the Writers Guild Theater.
The U.K. preems of Atom Egoyan's "Felicia's Journey," Tim Roth's "War Zone" and Catherine Breillat's "Romance," and retrospectives honoring French director Robert Bresson, producer Art Linsom and…
The film department of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is currently presenting a series of films directed by Sergio Leone.