Hoping to spin hunk power into relief aid, producer Jerry Weintraub and "Ocean's Thirteen" stars George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and Don Cheadle will use the bow of the summer tentpole to…
Dino and Martha De Laurentiis will partner with a trio of German producers to turn the bestselling Frank Schatzing novel "The Swarm" into a big-budget ecological disaster film. Ted Tally has been set…
Picturehouse and HBO Films have set Patricia Rozema to direct "American Girl," its live-action feature starring Abigail Breslin and inspired by the line of dolls and accessories. The film has set a…
Two weeks after relaunching itself as a full-service studio, Summit Entertainment has unveiled its slate of development projects, with a pair of pics -- "Get Some" and "Step Up 2" -- going into…
Disney has nabbed the rights to the life story of Penny Chenery, owner of 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat. Pic will be scripted by Mike Rich and produced by Mayhem Pictures' Mark Ciardi and…
Puma's looking to make the leap into film promotions, inking a deal with Meteor Worldwide to seek out as many as six movies for tie-ins next year.
New director of the Sydney Film Festival, Clare Stewart, has eschewed tradition by programming Olivier Dahan's "La Vie en Rose" as 54th fest's June 8 curtain raiser.
New director of the Sydney Film Festival Clare Stewart has eschewed tradition by programming Olivier Dahan's "La Vie en rose" as the 54th annual fest's June 8 curtain raiser.
Sony's acquisitions group has inked a co-financing and distribution deal with Inferno Distribution. The first project covered in the pact is "The Heaven Project," a thriller starring Paul Walker.
FX has elbowed out TNT/TBS, USA and Spike to land exclusive rights to "Spider-Man 3," which could end up funneling more than $40 million into the Sony coffers for the network window.
Film Independent has set Kasi Lemmons' "Talk to Me" and Danny Boyle's "Sunshine" as the opening- and closing-night films for this year's Los Angeles Film Festival.