Fortress Entertainment has optioned the Stephen Marlowe novel "The Lighthouse at the End of the World" and has hired Merritt Johnson to adapt the dramatic thriller based on the mysterious…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has set Kevin James to star in "Monster Hunter," a big-scale live-action family adventure being written by Robert L. Baird and Daniel Gerson, scripters of "Monsters, Inc."…
Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa have set up "The Only Living Boy in New York," a script by Allan Loeb, at Sony and will produce via their Bona Fide Prods. shingle.
A congresswoman thinks the Dept. of Homeland Security should just say goodbye to Hollywood. As the House appropriations bill for the 2006 DHS budget came up for a floor vote on Tuesday, Rep. Marilyn…
Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman have partnered with Sidney Kimmel Entertainment to produce "The Great Buck Howard." Pic stars Colin Hanks opposite Kevin Kline, with Tom Hanks appearing…
Bob and Harvey Weinstein have inked an agreement with Cablevision's Rainbow Media Holdings that pairs the two companies in home entertainment, foreign sales and the creation of a new film library…
French moviegoers said "tres bien" to "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith," as the sixth film in George Lucas' saga opened Wednesday with a record-setting number for a U.S. release.
Just for Variety -- Good Morning: "Everybody you know is here shooting something. They're building stages everywhere -- they have the latest equipment." It was Dick Donner, on the phone from Toronto…
Frank Gorshin, who starred as the Riddler in the TV show "Batman," died Tuesday in Burbank, Calif., of complications from lung cancer, emphysema and pneumonia. He was 72.
Roland Pellegrino and Michel Morales' Miromar Entertainment has boarded Hugh Jackman starrer "Good," set to shoot in Berlin this summer.
Universal Pictures is expanding its Rogue Pictures, the genre label launched by Focus Features' coheads David Linde and James Schamus at ShoWest last year. Rogue is no longer a Focus division, but a…
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