Ernest Dickerson will direct "The Un-Dead," a new chapter to the canon of Bram Stoker's "Dracula" that has been endorsed by the author's family.
Rogue Pictures has made a deal to turn the Wayans Brothers comicbook creation "Super Bad James Dynomite" into a live-action comedy that will star Marlon Wayans as the title character.
Fox Atomic is falling head over heels for Larry Doyle's debut tome "I Love You, Beth Cooper." Studio specialty arm has picked up the film rights to the novel and set it up with Chris Columbus and…
Tim Allen will star in "Redbelt," the mixed martial arts drama David Mamet wrote and will direct for Sony Pictures Classics. Production starts next month in L.A. Chiwetel Ejiofor co-stars.
When weekend receipts were tallied for the second frame of "Spider-Man 3," the wallcrawler came up a little short but still socko. Pic's actual totals on Monday were roughly $1.9 million less than…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles has announced the creation of the "Under 30s Program."
Variety and AMC have launched festivalshootout.com, a Web site dedicated to the year-round business and red-carpet pleasures of film festivals. Site, which kicks off as the 60th Cannes Film Festival…
Mandate Pictures has won the bidding for "Shelter," tyro scribe Karl Mueller's spec script set in a post-apocalyptic world.
Relativity Media has upped Andrew Marcus to exec VP. He continues to report directly to Relativity principal Ryan Kavanaugh.
Wim Wenders will shoot a Palermo, Italy-set drama, marking the Teutonic helmer's return to feature filmmaking in a European setting after more than a decade.
Attorney General Alberto Gonzales is warning bootleggers: Don't even think about it. The Dept. of Justice sent Congress proposed legislation that for the first time would criminalize "intent to…