This year's Sprockets Toronto Film Festival for Children will be the largest ever, with 30 features and 57 shorts in 16 languages from 26 countries. Details of the eighth edition, run by the Toronto…
Christian Colson has been promoted to joint managing director of Celador Films, the movie arm of British TV house Celador Prods. He now shares the job with chairman and founder Paul Smith.
Iranian helmer Marziyeh Meshkini's "Stray Dogs" has won the prize for narrative feature at the Bermuda Film Festival. The eighth annual fest, which unspooled March 18 to 24, featured more than 70…
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Laura Dern and Jared Leto have signed on to star alongside James Gandolfini, John Travolta and Salma Hayek in Millennium Films' "Lonely Hearts."
Paramount has tapped Mark Waters to helm its remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," produced by the father-son team of Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and John Goldwyn.
Howard Baldwin, a producer on "Ray," has come aboard as a producer on Robert Redford's untitled feature about Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier in 1947.
Intermedia has set Joel Bergvall and Simon Sandquist ("The Invisible") to direct "Fear Itself," a supernatural thriller about a detective who finds a string of victims murdered under circumstances…
Russell Crowe and Ron Howard are circling "The Power of Duff," a Stephen Belber-scripted drama that Universal purchased in a spec sale this month. DreamWorks will be a co-production partner.
Helmers Sydney Pollack and Irwin Winkler are among those slated to appear at the Tribeca Talks Series, to be held April 24-May 1 as part of the Tribeca Film Festival.
Paramount has tapped the writing team of Bennett Yellin and James Johnston to pen the horror screenplay "Let's Scare Jessica" for Christine Peters' CFP Prods.
Sho Kosugi, who toplined a series of ninja films that began with "Enter the Ninja," is returning for a tail-kicking encore. Kosugi will reprise his role in "The Return of the Ninja," a film being…