Kevin Costner and Meg Ryan will team in "The Tortilla Curtain," a Dayan Ballweg-scripted adaptation of the T.C. Boyle novel.
The Walt Disney Co. has tapped Jillian Tohber to write "Lust for Life" for Disney-based Farrell Paura Prods.
Gold Circle Films has optioned the Graham Masterton thriller "Family Portrait," with J.T. Petty negotiating to adapt.
Helmer Fernando Meirelles' O2 Filmes is developing a sequel to multiple Oscar nominee "City of God." Lensing for the sequel, titled "City of Men," is slated to begin in 2006.
Five documentary filmmakers and six film music composers have been selected to participate in the second Sundance Institute Documentary Composers Lab.
The state of New Mexico has approved $11 million in loans to finance a feature film and a telepic to be shot in the state.
Jerry Aronson's 1973 biopic "The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg," which will be re-released this fall by New Yorker Films, will launch the second annual Howl Film Festival, unspooling Aug. 18-24 in…
A threesome, a deaf musician and five golden retrievers as a metaphor for peace and hope are some of the subjects documakers are tackling in films to screen at the 29th annual Toronto Film Festival…
Mixing romance with anti-capitalist drama, "Underground" makes hesitant steps toward rejuvenating the politicized Chilean cinema. Although not in the same class as Miguel Littin's bold social…
Steven Spielberg may not be in Boston, but he has had a hand behind the scenes on the John Kerry biopic material to be screened at the Democratic confab.
Canuck film-funding agency Telefilm Canada slammed the Montreal World Film Festival Tuesday for its strained relations with the film industry, arrogant management style and lack of collaboration with…