DreamWorks-based producer Bonnie Curtis has optioned spec script "The Family Guide to Bounty Hunting" by playwright Tom Patrick.
Warner Bros. has made a pre-emptive high-six-figure pitch deal for an untitled action drama to be scripted by Sheldon Turner as a directing vehicle for Doug Liman.
James Cromwell will portray the sadistic warden in the Paramount/Sony remake of "The Longest Yard," starring opposite Adam Sandler, Burt Reynolds and Chris Rock.
Selma Blair, John Leguizamo and Sam Elliott have joined the cast of "The Alibi," a co-production of Summit Entertainment and Endgame Entertainment. Directed by first-time helmers Kurt Matilla and…
Get ready for a sequel to "The Chronicles of Riddick" -- several, in fact -- but don't look for them on the bigscreen.
A 16-year-old boy was arrested early Wednesday in a theater showing "Spider-Man 2" after a projectionist using night vision goggles saw him using a camcorder to make an illegal copy of the superhero…
Josh Heald has sold his spec "All You Can Eat," a comedy set in the world of professional eating contests, to New Line Cinema.
A French appeals court has found James Cameron and Gallic helmer Claude Zidi guilty of plagiarism after a drawn-out legal battle over authorship of the 1994 hit "True Lies."
Newmarket has acquired worldwide rights to Don Argott's docu "Rock School," which follows a group of Philadelphia kids learning to become rock stars from a failed performer (Paul Green) with a…
Reese Witherspoon and Mark Ruffalo are in talks to topline "If Only It Were True" at DreamWorks. Story concerns a man who falls in love with the spirit of a woman whose apartment he comes to inhabit.
Build it and filmmakers will come. That's the strategy of the city of Toronto and Toronto Film Studios, which unveiled plans Wednesday for a new mega-studio with 1.25 million square feet of sound…