John Rando, who won a Tony for his direction of the Broadway musical "Urinetown," has been tapped to make his directorial debut with "Truth & Art" for Intermedia Films and Outlaw Pictures.
Paramount Pictures has tapped the writing team of Barry Blaustein and David Sheffield to script its contempo version of "The Honeymooners."
Animation giants Disney and DreamWorks won't be duking it out next year after all. Hoping to avoid a toon tussle at the B.O., DreamWorks has moved up the date of its underwater mob romp "Sharkslayer"…
Fox Searchlight has acquired distribbing rights to ContentFilm's "Never Die Alone," an urban actioner starring rapper DMX and thesp David Arquette.
DreamWorks Home Entertainment is preparing to raise a strong wind to propel the Nov. 18 DVD/VHS release of "Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas" further than the film's disappointing $26 million box…
Warner Bros. has set 17-year-old actress Raven to star in "Sparkle," the remake of the 1976 drama about a Supremes-like group of singing sisters.
While some New York venues remained closed Friday night, power outages, by and large, seemed to stimulate box office, but hurt certain limited releases.
It was ship ahoy as "Pirates of the Caribbean" hoisted its flag in France, Spain, Belgium and Holland over the weekend, while "American Wedding" partied in the U.K.
By Friday night, 19 hours after a power snafu in the Midwest inadvertently pulled the plug on a large swathe of the Northeast, most of Gotham's showbiz venues were relit. But they were still nursing…
"Pirates of the Caribbean" may have lost as much of 40% of its business in the U.K. due to the scorching weather. In Spain, where exhibs usually see one-third of their business head off to the beach…
Win or lose in the California gubernatorial recall election on Oct. 7, Arnold Schwarzenegger will have something to offer his fans a month later: the DVD release of "Terminator 3: Rise of the…