Following his successful remake of "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre," Marcus Nispel will direct "Turn" for Radar Pictures at Paramount. Pic is a supernatural thriller about a woman who slips into a coma…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
In 2004, billionaire entrepreneur and film financier Philip Anschutz would like some things to be different. At Crusader Entertainment, chairman-CEO Howard Baldwin and creative affairs exec VP Karen…
Luke Greenfield has launched his new production company with "The Untitled Destiny Project," set up at New Regency. Company is also releasing Greenfield's "The Girl Next Door" on March 12 through…
At the 2004 AFM, Interactive Film Sales Intl. will rep the Cineville-Picture Entertainment titles "Surviving Eden," "The Gladstones" and "The Affair," as well as 1994 Viggo Mortensen film "The Crew."
Dream Entertainment has optioned Sam Kashner's Vanity Fair article "A First Class Affair," which detailed the romance between Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton during the filming of 1963 MGM pic…
The WGA West has tapped Spike Jones Jr. to serve as producer of the 56th annual WGA Awards show at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. The event will be held simultaneously in Los Angeles and New…
Samurais and Hobbits were the hottest tickets overseas last weekend, but the B.O. showed a healthy depth in many markets as auds sought out alternative fare including "Scary Movie 3," "Mona Lisa…
Following his resourceful low-budget chiller "My Little Eye," Brit director Marc Evans revisits similar genre territory but this time stumbles with "Trauma." Visually stylish and distinguished by its…
The 55th annual Christopher Awards will be held Feb. 26 at the Time-Life Building in Gotham.
Nicole Kidman, Jude Law, Jack Nicholson and Robin Williams are among the growing list of stars expected in the German capital next month for the Berlin Film Festival.