20th Century Fox is developing "Challenger," a project to be written by Graham Yost that takes a look at the behind-the-scenes events surrounding the 1986 Challenger space shuttle disaster.
Oliver Stone has teamed with Eli Samaha's Franchise Pictures in a non-exclusive, production financing arrangement, under which Samaha will finance two to three films a year produced by Stone's…
Intimate and informal, Karlovy Vary's first film market could serve as a model for other small markets.
Newcomer thesp Shannon Elizabeth, building on the momentum of two recent indie feature acting gigs, has landed a role in Universal's "East Great Falls High," an ensemble comedy about sex-obsessed…
Norman Jewison, who directed "Moonstruck" and "In the Heat of the Night," will be honored with the Hollywood Film Festival's award for outstanding achievement in directing on Aug. 10.
As he puts the final touches on UA's "Ronin," director John Frankenheimer has herded "The Good Shepherd" as his next outing for MGM and producers American Zoetrope and Frank Mancuso Jr.
Lions Gate Releasing has acquired U.S. theatrical rights to Bill Condon's Sundance favorite "Gods and Monsters," starring Ian McKellen and Brendan Fraser.
Oliver Stone, who is prepping the football drama "Any Given Sunday," plans next to tackle an untitled love story for Paramount-based Mandalay Pictures.
Madeleine Stowe is near a deal to star with John Travolta in Paramount's adaptation of the Nelson DeMille bestseller "The General's Daughter." Simon West directs.
Commercial director Antony Hoffman -- whose noteworthy spots include the Budweiser Beer ad pitting the company's signature Clydesdales in a gridiron grapple -- is set to make his feature debut on the…
Buoyed by strong early weekday grosses and positive exit polls, Disney execs are bullish on the long-term box office prospects for "Armageddon," despite the pic's less than spectacular weekend debut.