Twentieth Century Fox Japan will distrib "Star Wars: Episode II --Attack of the Clones" in digital to five theaters via satellite for its July 13 bow.
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New Line's "Secondhand Lions" is ready to roar, with Oscar winners Robert Duvall and Michael Caine to star as eccentric great-uncles taking care of Oscar nominee Haley Joel Osment one summer.
They're rednecks and Warner Bros. sees bigscreen green. And now, the as-yet-untitled feature -- a country take on "The Original Kings of Comedy" based on Jeff Foxworthy and Bill Engvall's "Blue…
Raising the animation ante, DreamWorks is planting two major 2004 toons on Disney's favorite turf: June and Thanksgiving. The mini-major has planted "Shrek 2" and "Sharkslayer" on mid-June and…
Miramax Films has inked a deal with Cheryl Dunye to direct "My Baby's Mama" and added Anthony Anderson ("Big Momma's House") to co-star opposite Eddie Griffin.
Alcon Entertainment has sued AMG for allegedly misrepresenting that the story of a racially integrated team that won the Little League World Series in 1955 was a true story.
DreamWorks-based Montecito Pictures has acquired "The Ugly Americans" from the comedy team of Alec Berg, David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer in an astonishing deal worth more than $3 million -- one of the…
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Stephen Chow will make a sequel to "Shaolin Soccer," the blockbuster martial arts comedy in which he starred and directed.
Digital cinema earned significant credibility with the release of "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones," but the lack of standardization and convincing models for financing the expensive…