"The Aviator" is back in Miramax's hangar. After much debate, and due to Warner Bros.' tentpole-heavy fourth quarter, Miramax will handle domestic distribution on Martin Scorsese's epic Howard Hughes…
D.C.'s annual international film festival kicked off Tuesday night with "Valentin," an Argentinian coming-of-age tale directed by Alejandro Agresti. Fest's 18th edition closes May 2 with "Super Size…
In a seven-figure deal, "X-Men" scribe David Hayter has been signed to rewrite "Iron Man" for New Line Cinema. Avi Arad's Marvel Studios and Don Murphy's Angry Films produce the project.
Clive Owen will star in "Derailed" for Miramax Films and producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura.
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers honored film and television composers Wednesday, bestowing kudos on 62 composers and singling out "Big Yellow Taxi," "I'm With You" and "Lose…
Sony is courting MGM -- again. Coming on hot and heavy in a new round of talks, the conglom has joined forces with two financial players, Texas Pacific Group and Providence Equity Partners, in a…
Brian Dannelly's dark Christian comedy "Saved!" picked up grand jury prize for feature film at the ninth Annual Gen Art Film Festival.
An exercise in technique over content, Jevon Roush's memory pic, "Second Born" features baroque construction but lacks the emotional follow-through needed for it to be a complete drama. The more the…
Michael McNamara's exuberantly nostalgic "Radio Revolution: The Rise and Fall of the Big 8" should play well with baby boomers receptive to blasts from the past. Docu offers affectionate and…
Vid-lensed in widescreen "Pirrovision" for just the right mock-epic effect, pic alternates between ridiculously post-dubbed dialogue scenes punning just about every posterior joke imaginable, and…