Miramax Films has set Joseph Fiennes to star alongside Benjamin Bratt in “The Great Raid,” the John Dahl-directed story of how the 6th Ranger Battalion mounted a daring rescue of 500 American…
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Producers Ashok Amritraj and David Hoberman are ending their three-year partnership, with Hoberman in negotiations to leave Hyde Park Entertainment for a first-look production deal at the Walt Disney…
Thanks to tentpole tactics, Sony continued to dominate the box office throughout July, ringing up $301 million -- the best ever for a studio during the midsummer sesh. The bulk of Sony's take was…
Walden Media has tapped "Shrek" co-director Andrew Adamson to helm the live-action feature adaptation of "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."
Robust box office helped Philip Anschutz's Regal Entertainment post a second-quarter profit of $38.7 million, compared with a year-earlier loss of $1.2 million at the circuits the entertainment…
The organizers of Milan film market Mifed have added an extra day dedicated to premiere screenings at the start of this year's event.
Following last year's phenomenally successful sleeper hit "The Last Kiss," Italian director Gabriele Muccino started shooting his fourth feature, "Ricordati di me" (Remember Me) this week.
Screenwriting partners Jack Amiel and Michael Begler have sold an untitled pitch about an eco-challenge to Universal Pictures and the Weitz brothers' production shingle, Depth of Field.
General Motors' Pontiac division has inked a deal with Revolution Studios to promote the spy thriller "XXX" and is negotiating to make its new redesigned GTO a co-star in the sequel.
World Wrestling Entertainment has created a Los Angeles-based film division and tapped producer Joel Simon as its prexy.