Disney has paid mid-six figures to pick up the rights to the children's book "Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella" penned by Susan Lowell, to be developed as a musical feature for the studio.
Filmmaker Michael Corrente has partnered with billionaire Roger Marino to form production and financing shingle Revere Pictures.
Michael B. Seligman has been named associate producer of the 75th Annual Academy Awards show.
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MGM is placing its chips on Kevin Spacey and his Trigger Street Prods. banner. The studio has acquired rights to the Ben Mezrich book "Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students…
Distribs will try to stuff five new wide releases into an already crowded movie market over the long Turkey Day sesh. Disney could grab the biggest box office drumstick with family tooner "Treasure…
An L.A. judge has refused to throw out a lawsuit brought last year by the writer and director of "The Exorcist," who allege they were denied profits from a 2000 reissue of the 1973 hit horror film.
AOL will premiere an exclusive scene today from corporate cousin New Line's upcoming feature "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers." The sneak peek, at 6 a.m. Pacific time, is part of AOL's First…
Engelhart Investment Group has teamed with director Dimitri Logothetis and writer-producer Nicholas Celozzi on a biopic of mobster Sam Giancana.
A Finnish sequel to U.S. director Brian Gilbert's 1991 feature "Not Without My Daughter" preemed Monday at the Amsterdam Intl. Documentary Film Festival.
Film researcher/historian Judy Adamson and producer Pat Lovell were feted at the Australian Cinema Pioneers annual dinner in Sydney Tuesday.
Czech-born director Karel Reisz, a seminal figure in postwar cinema perhaps best known for helming "The French Lieutenant's Woman," died Monday in London. He was 76.