Newmark/Echelon Entertainment Group has acquired North American distribution rights to romantic comedy "BachelorMan" from Films on Tap with plans for an April release in at least a dozen markets.
Crossroads Films has sealed the deal on "Tupperware!," optioning feature rights to the documentary that screened last week on the PBS series "American Experience."
Christine Peters, the longtime production head for Robert Evans who produced "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" with Evans and Lynda Obst, has established CFP Prods. The Paramount-based shingle will…
Universal has fast-tracked an adaptation of the Jean-Dominique Bauby autobiography "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" for Julian Schnabel to direct. Kennedy-Marshall is producing, and Ron Harwood…
Warner Home Video had to go around the world in 1,460 days looking for various pieces of the classic 1950s widescreen epic "Around the World in 80 Days."
Trying to keep up with recent successes in overhauling library titles and theme parks for pictures, Disney has retooled its "Love Bug" franchise. Mouse House is eyeing its "Freaky Friday" remake star…
IFC Entertainment will finance and release "The Baxter," a contemporary romantic comedy in the classic screwball vein written and directed by Michael Showalter, who also stars alongside Elizabeth…
Negotiations have begun for Jon Favreau to direct "Zathura," the follow-up to "Jumanji," at Columbia Pictures. Studio went through numerous directors and spent many millions to develop script drafts…
Director McG is turning his attention to a daring, devilish icon of the 1970s -- Evel Knievel. McG is the latest helmer to be attached to Universal Pictures' Knievel biopic, "Pure Evel."
New Line Cinema has acquired the William Tepper script "Men Don't Quit" with visions of pairing "Everybody Loves Raymond" star Ray Romano with "King of Queens" star Kevin James to topline. Jon Klane…