Thom Mount has tapped fellow Universal alum Jon Gumpert as prexy of Whitsett Hill Entertainment's Reliant Pictures banner. Gumpert, formerly vice chair of Intermedia Films, will oversee the banner's…
Young Irish actress Saoirse Ronan will star alongside Rachel Weisz and Ryan Gosling in director Peter Jackson's bigscreen adaptation of Alice Sebold's bestselling tome "The Lovely Bones" for…
The latenight shows for "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" brought in a record-breaking $12 million, the most for a Wednesday opening midnight run in Hollywood's history. Previous…
Paramount Vantage has set Scott Glosserman to direct horror pic "Playing House." Glosserman will pen the script with Macy Raymond based on their pitch.
Insomniac film buffs with t10 ($13.70) to spare will want to attend the 33rd Deauville American Film Festival. In conjunction with the Cinematheque Francaise, Deauville plans to screen classic…
Lionsgate has acquired a significant stake in entertainment website Break.com in a move that will give the studio an additional online outlet for its film and TV content.
The Tribeca Film Festival breakdanced its way to a wider international aud Tuesday when it bowed its first event in the Chinese capital Beijing's hip 798 art district.
Sean Penn and Iggy Pop have signed on as voice talent for the English-language version of Sony Picture Classics' toon "Persepolis."
Walter Salles' Rio de Janeiro-based VideoFilmes will reteam with Sergio Machado to produce the Brazilian writer-director's next pic, an adaptation of Jorge Amado's novel "A morte e a morte de Quincas…
Brit thesp Nathalie Press will take the lead in psychological thriller "Knife Edge." Anthony Hickox's pic is about a Wall Street trader whose efforts to settle in a rural English idyll with her young…
Brit shingle Number 9 Films has secured financing for "How to Lose Friends and Alienate People," the satirical look at journo Toby Young's tempestuous five year stint at Vanity Fair.