What has eight legs, two tails and "nose" how to find counterfeit DVDs? Answer -- Lucky and Flo, the Federation Against Copyright Theft's latest weapons in the battle against film forgery. The two…
London-based Lumina Films has picked up the low-budget British supernatural thriller "Reverb" for worldwide sale.
Former BBC producer Shaun Woodward is the U.K.'s new creative industries and tourism minister, replacing James Purnell, who was promoted in a massive government reshuffle Friday.
Mainland Chinese B.O. is set to triple in the next five years. But Warner Bros Intl. Cinemas is the only U.S. hardtop chain positioned to profit from that growth, according to a new study.
Canadian feature "Drifting States" and Thai documentary "Stories From the North" picked up the top awards at the 7th Jeonju International Film Festival, held from April 27 – May 5 in South…
Dimension Films has acquired the Mara Leveritt book "Devil's Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three," and set Scott Derrickson and Paul Harris Boardman to pen the script, with Derrickson to…
Steven Spielberg will receive the Gold Hugo lifetime achievement award at the 42nd Chicago Film Festival. Helmer will be feted July 15 at the fest's Summer Gala hosted by TV journalist Bill Kurtis at…
New Line has handed "The Golden Compass" back to Chris Weitz, who's replacing Brit helmer Anand Tucker as director. Weitz, who penned the script, was originally attached to direct the first…
Bernie Mac and Josh Duhamel are set to star in Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Movie" for DreamWorks and Paramount. Live-action production starts lensing this month, with release scheduled for July…
A WoundedKnee Independent Films has picked up the English-language film rights to Fredric Brown's mystery "The Lenient Beast," with shingle co-founder Lance Doty set to direct.
Beacon Pictures has set Josh Lucas to star and Kip Williams ("Door in the Floor") to direct an untitled thriller inspired by the Bernard-Henri Levy book "Who Killed Daniel Pearl?" Beacon CEO Charlie…