Universal Pictures has acquired screen rights to "Gone Like the Wind," a Buzz Bissinger-penned article in the August issue of Vanity Fair about 2006 Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro.
Women in Film and General Motors announced Monday the selection and application timetable for the second annual Opening Doors/Abriendo Puertas: The Acceleration Grant for Emerging Latina Filmmakers…
Film Independent has received a two-year grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to establish a Sloan Producers Grant as part of the org's Producers Lab. The first grant recipient will be selected…
Trailer Park has a new tenant: Art Machine has merged with the Hollywood-based promo shop in a move expected to bolster the movie-marketing offerings of both companies.
The Spartans have brought their swords to TNT, which will pay about $17 million for the cable rights to "300." Warner Bros. Domestic Cable TV had talked to a number of other cable networks but…
The robots are looking even shinier. Actual weekend gross for DreamWorks and Paramount's "Transformers" was $70.5 million, versus Sunday's estimate of $67.6 million, a gain of 4%.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America and the Natl. Assn. of Theatre Owners have announced that five arrests have been made recently for illegal camcording of "Transformers" in California, Florida…
The third DVD set in the National Film Preservation Foundation's "Treasures From American Film Archives" series will feature 48 early-20th century works that tackled social issues.
The International Press Academy (IPA) is jumping aboard the eco-friendly bandwagon this year with its 12th Annual Satellite Awards, replacing the red carpet with a green one.
Rose Kuo has been tapped artistic director for the AFI Fest. She will oversee programming and artistic vision in her new position at the Los Angeles festival.