Petter Naess is "Earthbound." The Norwegian helmer has attached to helm the cancer dramedy at 20th Century Fox for producer John A. Davis' Davis Entertainment banner.
Fox Searchlight has hit the road with helmer Elizabeth Allen, picking up "Driving While Infatuated," a project she co-wrote with scribe Kyle Long.
Focus Features will team with Stephane Sperry's Liaisons Films and Why Not Prods. on an updated U.S. version of John Carpenter's cult classic "Assault on Precinct 13," to be distributed domestically…
Third time's the charm. David Goyer, who wrote all three installments of New Line Cinema's "Blade" franchise, will get his chance to direct with "Blade III."
The Illinois Legislature has approved wage-based incentive legislation designed to encourage more film and television production.
Publishers at the annual trade show Book Expo America unveiled truckloads of deluxe advance editions of books that publishing insiders hope will rescue the biz from its recent sales doldrums. "Harry…
Ground-Zero Entertainment has acquired 11 children's titles from Spain-based BRB and four feature films from Patagonik Entertainment's South American children's series "Dibu." A limited theatrical…
Hurtling through the third weekend of its international campaign, "The Matrix Reloaded" captured an estimated $56 million in 62 countries, propelling the cume to a dizzying $250 million.
The link between Hollywood and publishing has never been stronger, agreed participants in Friday's "Books to Blockbusters" panel at Book Expo America. But that link has also never been more fraught…
Adding a new strand to his association with black culture, fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger has created film division THEntertainment to produce "Proud," the true story of a WWII warship manned by…
"The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" was the top winner at the 2003 MTV Movie Awards, nabbing four tubs of the coveted gold popcorn with awards for action sequence, onscreen team, virtual…