"Superman Returns" was the most honored film and "Heroes" took top honors among TV shows at the 33rd annual Saturn Awards.
Paramount Vantage and producer Nick Wechsler have optioned "A Good and Happy Child," a novel by Justin Evans that's about to be published by Crown imprint Shaye Areheart Books.
Dutch producer John De Mol is reviving famed British horror studio Hammer Film Prods., which built its name on a string of pics released in the 1950s and 1960s under the Hammer House of Horror label.
Jeff Katz and John Fox have joined 20th Century Fox as VPs of production. Both will report to TCF co-presidents Emma Watts and Alex Young.
As if documaker Michael Moore didn't already have a marketing campaign lined up for the imminent Cannes bow of his latest work, "Sicko," the Bush administration and its allies have handed him one on…
Fox Atomic has set a June start date for "The Rocker," a comedy that will star Rainn Wilson as a failed drummer who gets a second shot at fame. Peter Cattaneo ("The Full Monty") will direct.
Francis Ford Coppola's highly anticipated "Youth Without Youth" will world preem in an unspecified slot at the RomeFilmFest's second edition in October.
In some spheres, the mere mention of the studio-slate deals elicits responses such as "disaster" and "complete wipeout" around Hollywood. But what's the reality? The apocalyptic outcries refer to the…
The Australian film industry began 2007 with a bang. "Happy Feet," wholly made Down Under and co-funded by Australia's Village Roadshow (with Warner Bros.), was tap-dancing toward a worldwide B.O. of…
In September last year, Network Ten had a qualified success with its near day-and-date launch of CBS Paramount's drama "Jericho," the first time a free-to-air network has gone day-and-date with a…
The Oz cinema business has come out fighting after the 10% B.O. downturn in 2005, with exhibs determined to deliver auds a viewing experience superior to what can be had at home.