Guy Pearce will star in El Camino Pictures' "First Snow," with Syndicate Films handling international sales. Story concerns a man who falls into a psychological tailspin when a psychic predicts his…
"Romeo Must Die" scribe Eric Bernt will make his feature directing bow with "Vegas Baby," produced by Insomnia Entertainment. Insomnia, backed by Station Casinos' Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta as well…
Producers Dino and Martha De Laurentiis have set Peter Webber to direct "Behind the Mask," the Hannibal Lecter prequel being scripted by author Thomas Harris.
Warner Bros. announced Tuesday that it is skedding sneaks of "The Polar Express" in about 500 theaters Saturday. Pic opens Nov. 10. Newspaper ads are slated to run this week to bring in auds to the 4…
Samuel Hadida's Davis Films Prods. has boarded "El aura," the second pic from Argentinian helmer Fabian Bielinsky. Davis Films joins co-producers Patagonik Film Group of Argentina and Spain's…
Cuba Gooding Jr., Burt Reynolds and James Woods have signed on to star in Millennium Films' thriller "Endgame."
HanWay Films has added docudrama "Addiction, Inc." and mockumentary "Brothers of the Head" to its slate for worldwide sales.
The U.K.'s Capitol Films has concluded a slew of major territorial presales on "Lucky Number Slevin," being directed by Paul McGuigan.
Myriad Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to drama "Dark Matter," and Greg Kinnear has joined the cast, starring opposite Meryl Streep and Chinese thesp Liu Ye.
Jessica Lange, Neve Campbell and Evan Rachel Wood are attached to star in the Robin Swicord adaptation of "The Mermaids Singing," which New Films Intl. has signed on to co-produce and license…