Louis J. Horvitz will helm the 75th Oscar telecast -- his seventh consecutive stint as director of the Academy Awards.
Records tumbled and box office boomed over the weekend as "Die Another Day" blasted off internationally and "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" soared through its second wave of offshore…
Spyglass Entertainment has paid mid-six figures to option the English-language remake rights to Swedish supernatural thriller "The Invisible," to be penned by Mick Davis.
TV and film vets Tim Krubsack and Bruce Johnson have opened a full-service film-finishing boutique, iO Film, and stocked it with an ArriLaser Film Recorder, an Avid Digital HD/DS Studio and other…
MGM Pictures is back in business with Frankie Muniz, snapping up an untitled bachelor party pitch for the young comic thesp to topline. Deal is for low- against mid-six figures.
Universal Pictures has cast Kate Beckinsale opposite Hugh Jackman in Stephen Sommers' gothic action extravaganza "Van Helsing."
With the Val Kilmer starrer "Blind Horizon" going into production this week, Emmett/Furla Prods. has acquired two new projects.
Italy's API, the independent filmmakers' body that includes Roberto Benigni and indie production companies Mikado and Lucky Red, has pacted with exhibs org AGIS to promote the industry.
Cannes Film Fest artistic director Thierry Fremaux is encouraging Australian film execs to submit their works early to the fest.
The second installment of Peter Greenway's "The Tulse Luper Suitcases" began lensing at the Media City Atelier (MCA) studios in Leipzig Thursday.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
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