Helmer George Hickenlooper's "Mayor of the Sunset Strip" has been picked up by First Look Pictures for domestic distribution and by Lakeshore Entertainment for overseas rights. Pic bowed June 19 to…
Paramount Pictures has re-signed Robert Cort ("Save the Last Dance") to a three-year first-look producing deal.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith to portray police officers and friends in an untitled actioner for Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce.
Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone told an exclusive gathering of entertainment executives Wednesday that the media business is poised for a major turnaround.
Wolfe Video, which distributes exclusively gay and lesbian titles, will enter the domestic theatrical distribution market with Marco Filiberti's "A Little More Than a Year Ago."
The American Film Institute has joined forces with the Frank D. Lanterman Regional Center -- a nonprofit community service center for people with developmental disabilities -- to launch an…
American World Pictures will handle the North American release of "The Anarchist Cookbook."
Paramount Pictures has tapped director David Richard Ellis ("Final Destination 2") to helm its sci-fi action project "Confrontation."
Disney and Mandeville Films have acquired the life rights of precocious football-playing brothers Dennis and Derrick Johnson to develop into pic "Supersize."
Striking French show business workers halted filming of a Jack Nicholson movie and shuttered the famed Avignon Festival on Wednesday, the second day of their protest over unemployment benefits.