Inferno Distribution has closed a slew of territorial deals on its thriller "Starkweather" and inked a deal with ThinkFilm to release pic in the U.S.
Mira Sorvino and James Cromwell will be honored at the 2005 Artivist Film Festival, which recognizes socially conscious filmmakers, activist celebrities and charitable organizations.
American World Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Christopher Lambert pic "Day of Wrath."
Velvet Steamroller, the indie production company and fund behind Robert Englund's horror pic "2001 Maniacs," on which it is partnered with GreeneStreet, has hired Steve Bulzoni as VP of distribution…
DreamWorks has tapped Jeremy Leven ("The Notebook") to write the robot boxing project "Real Steel" and is in talks with Jonathan Mostow ("Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines") to direct.
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has selected filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin, who has specialized in docus about native Canadians, to receive its Pioneer Award.
Revolution has set Rosario Dawson to play the female lead role of Mimi Marquez in "Rent," the Christopher Columbus-directed adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Jonathan Larson musical.
Miramax Films vet Matt Brodlie will join Sony unit TriStar Pictures to serve as senior veep, production and acquisitions, reporting to division topper Valerie Van Galder.
Moviegoers aren't the only ones buzzing about the positive reviews "The Incredibles" has been garnering. Investors rushed out Friday and loaded up on shares of the movie's producer, Pixar, pushing…
Chuck Dolan's high-definition programming service called Voom has bought exclusive high-definition rights to 193 movies from Miramax Films and its Dimension Pictures sibling for a total license fee…
Make it six in a row for Pixar. The CGI studio extended its perfect streak with "The Incredibles," which opened at $70.7 million from 3,933 theaters. Disney set a slew of studio records this weekend.
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