Crooner-thesp Harry Connick, Jr. has made a deal to star in and produce a tuner for 20th Century Fox for which he will also contribute original music. "Ben Invention" is a romantic musical comedy…
DreamWorks' romantic comedy "Date School" is dateless. Drew Barrymore and director Jon Favreau have fallen off the project, on the heels of Owen Wilson, who was to star opposite Barrymore.
Shares of Imax got a boost Thursday on news that it has inked with Warner Bros. to bring the third installment of Brit author J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" franchise to large screens in June, the…
In a year with too many serious contenders, it's interesting to look at the roster of those missing in action from Tuesday's Golden Globe nominations.
Following a recent decision by a New York federal judge to dismiss fraud and punitive damage claims filed in 2001 by Miramax against Portobello Pictures and producer Eric Abraham, the defendants have…
Moritz de Hadeln's reappointment at the Venice Intl. Film Festival's helm has been put on hold until next year due to a combination of bureaucracy and bickering that leaves him hanging in the balance.
Adding further distinction to a breakthrough year for the "Lost in Translation" director, Sofia Coppola has been chosen by the Museum of Modern Art to be honored in its annual "A Work in Progress"…
The Cannes Film Festival would kill for Bill -- Quentin Tarantino's "Kill Bill Vol. 2," that is -- to kick off next year's fest, say Gallic industry sources.
Record books could be rewritten this weekend, with New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" expected to march north of $120 million through Sunday for a potentially unprecedented…
In its world preem, "Peter Pan" topped the Aussie B.O. Thursday, grossing A$379,000 ($280,000) on about 275 prints.
The Berlin Film Festival continues to firm up its schedule: Production design legend Ken Adam will talk about his film sets in the Berlinale Talent Campus section, while children's sidebar the…