CinemaNX, the new film financing and production venture bankrolled by the Isle of Man, has committed to three new projects — Spanish animated pic "Chico & Rita," hitman caper "Wild Target" and urban…
Tommy Lee Jones has set action thriller "Islands in the Stream" as his sophomore directorial project.
Johanna Wokalek, who starred alongside Til Schweiger in the 2005 hit comedy "Barfuss" (Barefoot), has replaced Franka Potente in Soenke Wortmann's upcoming period drama "Pope Joan."
In what turned out to be the weakest weekend at the German box office this year, "What Happens in Vegas" surprised local exhibs by topping the charts, while "Speed Racer" crashed and burned on its…
A flurry of pre-Cannes buying by French, British, Israeli and Taiwanese distributors has given Fortissimo Films a hint that certain territories could be recovering some health.
Singapore shingle MediaCorp has boarded "Yona Yona Penguin," one of the biggest animation projects to emerge from Asia recently.
Even as outside funding for Hollywood films has been undergoing a belt tightening, Alcon Entertainment has raised $550 million in private funding and extended its deal with Warner Bros.
CBS Films has preemptively bought pitch "The Eternals," which will reunite the "Never Back Down" team of writer Chris Hauty, director Jeff Wadlow and producer Craig Baumgarten.
Disney and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have acquired screen rights to "The Increment," a geopolitical thriller novel by David Ignatius to be published by WW Norton next year.
Chicago legit is hot in Gotham these days, and the regional Tony given to Chicago Shakespeare Theater is just more proof of it.
Anchor Bay Entertainment has acquired "Surfer Dude," starring Matthew McConaughey, and plans to launch the comedy theatrically late this summer followed by a homevid release.