DreamWorks-based Montecito Pictures has acquired "The Ugly Americans" from the comedy team of Alec Berg, David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer in an astonishing deal worth more than $3 million -- one of the…
Myra Paci's debut feature, "Searching for Paradise", from its central character who's on a quest for love after her father dies, to a visual design,which is a virtual conversation between film and…
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Stephen Chow will make a sequel to "Shaolin Soccer," the blockbuster martial arts comedy in which he starred and directed.
Digital cinema earned significant credibility with the release of "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones," but the lack of standardization and convincing models for financing the expensive…
Seven Hills Pictures, the privately owned company controlled by Reverge Anselmo, has completed its $8.05 million investment in First Look Media.
One of the last remaining major movie trilogies never released on DVD -- the "Back to the Future" series -- will debut on Dec. 17 from Universal Studios Home Video.
Castle Rock Entertainment has hired Bryan Goluboff to pen a screenplay for the currently untitled Brian Wilson project, which will explore the life story of the Beach Boys songwriter.
What's a trade show without a little self-congratulation? Box office tracker Nielsen EDI helped international exhibs deliver a collective pat on the back Wednesday with its annual Golden Reel kudos…
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has unveiled the timetable for the 60th annual Golden Globe Awards.
A clever idea remains funny for a while but is done in by some supernatural mumbo-jumbo in "Bubba Ho-Tep," a mismatched marriage of offbeat character study and unimaginative horror riffs.