Brian Sullivan, CEO of Rolling Oaks Enterprises, and producers Dan Glasser and James Frey have formed Next Generation, an indie production company that will use up to $15 million for film development…
Gotham-based Sloss Law Office, which claims Kevin Smith, Richard Linklater, Todd Haynes and Ted Demme as clients, has formed a new division dedicated to securing distribution for completed films and…
New Line Prods. president Michael DeLuca has picked up a pitch based on Sherri Cooper's short "Juliet Finkelstein Does the Hamptons."
Humdrum debuts by "Holy Man" and "The Avengers" in Australia, "Snake Eyes" in the U.K. and "The Negotiator" in France and Holland slowed the B.O. momentum last week.
Spyglass Entertainment has picked up Adam Kulakow's spec script "Ashes to Ashes" for a low-against-mid six-figure sum.
Thanks to "Mulan," Walt Disney Studios on Friday dominated the Intl. Animated Film Society's 26th annual Annie Awards, carrying home 10 nods out of 30 film and television categories.
"Blade" helmer Stephen Norrington and his producing partner Matthew Justice have signed a deal with Summit Entertainment to finance and distribute their next pic, "The Last Minute."
Universal has hitched its chariot to DreamWorks' big-budget Russell Crowe starrer "Gladiator," which it will co-finance and distribute overseas.
In an unusual move for a Hollywood-based production company, Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's Icon Prods. has launched its own British theatrical distribution company, Icon Film Distribution.
For Universal, "Babe: Pig in the City" has grown complicated. The studio canceled its Sunday charity premiere of the pic on Wednesday, claiming it had no finished print. Well, there was a print.