Todd Field ("In the Bedroom") has landed a two-year, first-look deal with DreamWorks. The writer-director-actor, who is repped by Endeavor, recently emerged from the festival and kudos circuit as a…
Regency Enterprises is preparing to shoot J.R., striking a seven figure deal to turn the primetime soap opera "Dallas" into a feature film.
Eddie Murphy is near a two-year, first-look deal at DreamWorks. The partnership is a coup for DreamWorks, considering that Murphy has several projects set up at studios across town.
Warner Bros. has bought a tentatively titled pic from "Cats & Dogs" and "Looney Tunes: Back in Action" scribes John Requa and Glenn Ficarra.
New Line Cinema has made a deal that will give some of its genre films maximum penetration into the "beer, babes and gadgets"-loving male readership of Maxim magazine.
Sean Connery filed a $17 million lawsuit against Mandalay Pictures and principal Peter Guber Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court, alleging intentional and negligent misrepresentation, fraudulent…
Actor Ryan Reynolds has pacted with producer and former Tapestry Films executive Jonathon Komack Martin to hang production shingle Dark Trick Films.
ZelnickMedia, the Gotham-based firm run by Strauss Zelnick, former CEO of BMG Entertainment and prexy-chief operating officer of 20th Century Fox, has taken a minority stake in National Lampoon.
"Gangs of New York" will roll out internationally like, well, gangbusters. Initial Entertainment Group -- the company that pre-sold and controls the pic's international rights -- will unveil the…
A newly completed study says Latin America has been the fastest-growing exhibition market since 1995, with a dramatic 60% increase in admissions to 250 million in 2001.
The studio consortium on digital cinema finally has a name and a home.