Dimension Films has bought up U.S. distrib rights to 2929 Prods.' horror remake "Black Christmas," from the filmmaking team James Wong and Glen Morgan ("Final Destination").
As box office continues to dip and dive in so many foreign markets this year, it's looking like the U.K. is one piece of turf that might offer a Hollywood ending. For the Jan. 3-Oct. 30 period, box…
The Weinstein Co. and L'Oreal Paris have inked a two-year marketing and product-placement partnership, with the cosmetic company set to provide beauty products for the company's pics plus co-host…
After pushing it to the top of the box office, "Saw II" helped Lions Gate to an 8% boost in its stock price Monday. Jump was particularly significant as Lions Gate, like most media companies, has…
This might be the end of the road for the fledgling New Montreal FilmFest after just one edition. Organizer L'Equipe Spectra wants to merge the event with the smaller, well-established Montreal…
New U.S. distrib Bauer Martinez Distribution has picked up Filmax Intl.'s "Fragile," starring Calista Flockhart, for U.S. distribution.
Revolution Studios has set Nigel Cole to direct "Strange Son," the Bruce Joel Rubin-scripted true story of a mother's quest to communicate with her autistic son.
Blasting onto the scene, recently formed Legendary Pictures is putting up no less than half the production budget for Warner Bros. Pictures' "Superman Returns" -- as well as having footed half the…
Anthony Hopkins, Shirley MacLaine and Jon Voight will be presenters at the British Academy of Film & Television Arts/Los Angeles Cunard Britannia awards.
The Sundance Institute is moving to Park City, Utah, year-round, ensuring that Robert Redford's film festival won't be leaving the mountain resort town for years to come.
Dimension Films has tapped "The Weather Man" scribe Steve Conrad to make his feature directorial debut next spring on his script "Quebec." Deal calls for Conrad to write a second project for Bob…