Michael Brandt will direct and Derek Haas will produce the remake of “The Honest Tradesman.” Information was incorrect in Tuesday’s paper. * * * Michelle Branch records for Maverick Records. Her…
Czech film festival Finale, which opened Sunday, has only 11 features in competition, the "lowest number ever," according to program director Jan Kastner, as the deepening film financing crisis bites.
Anne Hathaway and Randy Quaid have been cast in Ang Lee's Western drama for Focus Features, "Brokeback Mountain," joining previously announced stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Heath Ledger and Michelle…
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U.S.-owned exhib Reading Entertainment has tapped Wayne D. Smith as exec director, Australia and New Zealand, as it continues to add screens Down Under and embarks on property development in…
The world premiere of Christian Bauer's "The Ritchie Boys" will kick off the 11th Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Festival, to be held in Toronto from April 23 to May 2.
South African comedian Leon Schuster confirmed his strong B.O. appeal when his new release, "Oh Schuks, I'm Gatvol," broke his own B.O. record for the biggest three-day opening weekend for a South…
Canuck producer Capri Films has set-up domestic distribution arm Capri Releasing and has tapped Tony Cianciotta as prexy.
The Ninth Golden Bauhinia Awards on Sunday night were nearly synonymous with the police drama "PTU."
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Bob Cooper's Landscape Entertainment has reupped its first-look deal at New Line and set up "Barry and Stan Gone Wild," a comedy scripted by "Election" author Tom Perrotta and Rob Greenberg…
Newmarket Films has acquired North American rights to Dylan Kidd's "P.S.," a romantic fable from Hart Sharp Entertainment, starring Laura Linney and Topher Grace.