Producer Ted Hope's Gotham-based production company This Is That has inked an innovative three-year output deal with Scandinavia's AB Svensk Filmindustri.
Denzel Washington has lined up his next two directing assignments: Miramax Films' "The Great Debaters" and Alcon Entertainment's "Brothers in Arms."
Miramax and Dimension Films have inked a multi-year agreement with San Francisco-based animation company Wild Brain to co-finance and co-produce CGI-animated films.
"The Libertine" helmer Laurence Dunmore has picked Warner Bros.' adaptation of James Frey memoir "A Million Little Pieces" as his next gig. John Wells and Plan B partners Brad Grey, Brad Pitt and…
New Line Cinema has reunited the Tony Award-winning "Hairspray" team to bring the Broadway musical to the bigscreen.
Gold Circle Films has set Sharon Stone to star in "Cougars," a romantic comedy about a 40ish woman who falls for a 27-year-old man. Gold Circle will finance the film, which will shoot next year.
Wellspring has acquired all American rights to French director Arnaud Desplechin's "Kings and Queen," starring Catherine Deneuve, which has its U.S. premiere Oct. 6 at the New York Film Festival.
James Bond will have to wait another year to embark on his next mission. Plans to release the 21st installment of the long-running spy franchise in 2005 have been scrapped, with MGM confirming…
At a conference of media mavens here Wednesday, Walt Disney Co. prexy Bob Iger continued to duck speculation that he is being groomed to succeed CEO Michael Eisner.
The Chicago International Film Festival will celebrate its 40th anniversary by screening 111 features and 54 shorts from 44 countries.