"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" exec producer Michael Davies has teamed up with former LivePlanet CEO Chris Moore ("Project Greenlight") and entertainment marketer Tera Hanks to launch Embassy Row.
Exodus Film Group and Melwood Films are going to the dogs. Production companies have optioned rights to "Pavlov's Dog," from illusionist Nicholas Night and scribe Pat Hazell, with plans to turn it…
Lions Gate Films has acquired werewolf tale "Skinwalkers" for the world outside Germany. Lions Gate will release the pic wide in North America next year and handle international sales. Production is…
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Entertainment marketing vet Elie Dekel has joined 20th Century Fox as the studio's new licensing and merchandising chief.
Universal has bought the next memoir from "Running With Scissors" author Augusten Burroughs for Red Wagon's Lucy Fisher and Douglas Wick to produce.
John Malkovich, Lianne Halfon and Russell Smith's Mr. Mudd banner has optioned Los Angeles Times' scribe Sebastian Rotella's upcoming novel "Triple Crossing" for a bigscreen adaptation.
After a series of body blows to the international film financing biz, a clutch of new money players are spilling onto the Croisette. Their gameplans call for something appealing: They're actually…
Celluloid Dreams has inked to handle international sales on a feature length claymation adaptation of cult 1960s comic series "The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers," one of a series of newly signed…
It's being called the "Mexican Brown Bunny" -- by people who haven't seen it. It's creating buzz among hardcore film buffs who are talking up its audacity three days before its Sunday competition…
An American legend is explored in "Requiem for Billy the Kid," a docu-Western helmed by French documaker Anne Feinsilber and produced by Gallic filmmaker Jean-Jacques Beineix.
Post-tsunami Thailand is back in business. That's the word from the country's governor of tourism Juthamas Siriwan, who is in Cannes to reassure the entertainment community that structures are back…