The sixth annual Avignon/New York Film Festival will roll out two dozen French and American indie films, including the U.S. preem of Cannes official selection "Happy Lives" helmed by Jacques Maillot.
First-timers dominated the Writers Guild of America nominations announced Wednesday, with only three WGA veterans among the 13 nominated for feature scripts. And it's a year of hyphens, as six of the…
In a sign that Hollywood is outpacing Gotham publishers in the race to acquire content, Sony's Columbia Pictures has paid mid-six figures on "The Rich Part of Life." The first novel by former USA…
The top toppers at all seven major studios are banding together to clear the way for widespread distribution of U.S. features in China.
The man who took audiences inside the brain of John Malkovich has come up with another offbeat excursion into "Human Nature."
Ron Bass is set to pen the adaptation of "Headhunters," a comic novel picked up by Fox last fall.
Costas Mandylor (“Picket Fences”) will be heading to Vancouver to co-star with Jack Nicholson in “The Pledge,” directed by Sean Penn. He’ll next be seen in UPN’s “Secret Agent Man,” a series set to…
MGM is negotiating with Chris Klein to play the lead role in "Rollerball," the John McTiernan-directed remake of the futuristic action pic that will begin production this year.
Avenue Pictures and Intermedia Films have entered into a three-year, non-exclusive multipicture pact. Intermedia will fund all Avenue development expenses, co-finance production costs and…
Twentieth Century Fox of Germany will handle physical distribution for local distrib Prokino as part of a strategic alliance between the two players announced Tuesday.
The Art Directors Guild's executive board has selected Blake Edwards to receive this year's Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award.