"A History of Violence" helmer David Cronenberg will next direct "Maps to the Stars," a Bruce Wagner-scripted darkly comic drama about Hollywood excess and intrigue. Lensing will begin in the fall on…
Joaquin Phoenix and Mark Wahlberg are set to star in "We Own the Night," a James Gray-directed drama that will shoot in New York in March with financing from 2929 Prods. The actors and director…
David Arquette will make his directorial debut with horror pic "The Tripper" for Coquette Prods., the shingle he runs with wife Courteney Cox. Arquette penned the screenplay with Joe Harris.
"We're all struggling with that gray zone," observed Gavin Hood, director of the South African audience favorite "Tsotsi" in identifying the common ground occupied by the seven indie-minded…
Jason Bateman has been cast alongside Natalie Portman and Dustin Hoffman in writer-director Zach Helm's "Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium" for Mandate Pictures and FilmColony. Fantasy pic revolves…
Boosted by a quintet of Oscar nominations, Steven Spielberg's "Munich" easily led the foreign box office for the second straight weekend, collecting $13.3 million from 3,400 playdates in 40 markets.
Just shy of a year after MGM ended its run as an independent studio, the company is revving up its engines to build a distribution arm. It is close to a deal with the Weinstein Co., and in talks with…
Japanese media giant Kadokawa is following South Korean major CJ Entertainment and selling its stake in DreamWorks to Paramount. Kadokawa will sell its 2.91% stake for $21.7 million by the end of…
DreamWorks' "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" took home 10 awards, including the feature nod, at the 33rd annual Annie Awards on Saturday night. "SpongeBob SquarePants" vocal talent…
Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams have been added as presenters at the 78th annual Academy Awards.