As grosses plateau on Miramax's arthouse fare and Harvey Weinstein ventures into the terra incognita of Tina Brown magazines and potential TV shows, the dependable mainstay for the company has become…
Peter Henton, the former VP of production for Showscan, has launched his own company, Dover Films, Inc, which will specialize in creating large format films primarily for location-based entertainment…
DreamWorks has bought writer David Scarpa's action pitch "The Castle" for George Clooney and Robert Lawrence's Maysville Pictures. The project, seen as a possible starring vehicle for Clooney…
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Columbia University student Perry Lin is the grand prize winner of IFC2000, the first national student film competition sponsored by the Independent Feature Project and the Independent Film Channel.
After successfully slumming it in Beverly Hills, hot young thesp Natasha Lyonne has inked to star in New Line Cinema's coming-of-age comedy "Detroit Rock City."
Sofia Sondervan has joined Cary Woods' new company, Independent Pictures, as director of acquisitions.
In the midst of increasing its output, Village Roadshow Pictures has bolstered its L.A.-based cadre of execs by bringing production maven Michael Lake over from Australia.
Universal and Imagine Films have landed "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" for a live-action feature. Ron Howard will helm with Jim Carrey attached to star, sources say.
Universal Pictures has acquired the feature rights to Susan Avallone's comedy spec "Suicide Bride" for Uni-based Lawrence Gordon Prods.
October Films will hang 10 on the feature rights to surfing legend Jeff Hakman's bio "Mr. Sunset." October will partner with Hakman and his Quicksilver surfwear company to co-finance the low-budget…
Following intense speculation that Miramax Films would buy the German-language thriller "Run Lola Run," Sony Pictures Classics picked up North American, U.K., Latin American and other territorial…