Universal Pictures has acquired screen rights to ``I Am a Man,'' a book Hampton Sides is writing about the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis and the manhunt for killer James Earl…
Warner Bros. has acquired North American distrib rights to "Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins," triggering an early 2008 production start for a film that seeks to reinvent the cyborg saga with…
Leonardo DiCaprio will be presented with the docu feature kudo for "The 11th Hour" at the Diversity Awards on Nov 18.
Contrary to recent reports in the blogosphere, Warner Bros. is still committed to women.
Universal's "The Kingdom" has been banned in Bahrain and Kuwait. Helmer Peter Berg's pic, about an elite FBI team that journeys to Saudi Arabia to investigate a terror attack on a U.S. compound, has…
Two U.S. preems, Petter Naess' "Gone With the Woman" and the uncensored cut of Uwe Boll's "Postal," will bookend the Hollywood Film Festival, which announced its lineup on Tuesday.
Eric Bana has signed on to play "Star Trek" villain Nero in Paramount Pictures' bigscreen adaptation of the sci-fi series.
Feature-length documentarians have been given some slack under the rules that determine their films' eligibility for Oscar.
Quincy Jones III's QD3 Entertainment, an indie purveyor of urban fare, has set a multiyear output deal between its affiliate Digerati Holdings and Genius Products, which is 70%-owned by the Weinstein…
"Little Mosque on the Prairie," a sitcom about a Muslim community in a small Canadian prairie town, will receive the Search for Common Ground Award, a prestigious humanitarian award whose previous…
The Banff World Television Festival has given its flagship awards an overhaul, adding four prizes to the slate.