Paramount Pictures has paid mid-six figures to option the feature film rights to the Jacquelyn Mitchard novel "A Theory of Relativity" for producer Jordan Kerner.
Gebbia Brothers Prods. has optioned the feature film rights to recently paroled NBA prospect Lee Benson's life story.
A fundamentalist Hindu group on Friday threatened to release venomous snakes in theaters screening a Bollywood pic in India's desert state of Rajasthan because pic was allegedly financed by the…
British director J. Lee Thompson, whose more than 50 films included the original "Cape Fear," "The Guns of Navarone," "Planet of the Apes" sequels, and nine Charles Bronson movies, has died. He was…
Todd Haynes' "Far From Heaven," is an accomplished marriage of style and content. Appropriating the look and language of Douglas Sirk's 1950s melodramas, Haynes deftly employs the genre's Hollywood…
Kim Dalton has been re-upped for a second three-year term as chief exec of government funded development org, the Australian Film Commission.
After a sizzling first half, a late-season sag has resulted in only a modest climb to an industry high for summer box office, and a possible decline in ticket sales.
The quality that makes Telluride unique in the world of film festivals was immediately apparent at the outset of the 29th edition of this annual Rocky Mountain gathering of film lovers.
A pair of dark-horse pics took home the top prizes at the Montreal World Film Festival on Monday night.
Downtown Pictures topper Marco Muller announced Saturday he has signed a two-year, first-look deal with Italy's RAI Cinema for his company's slate of features and docs.
The B.O. rallied in most major markets last weekend, spurred by "Men in Black II's" socko bow in Spain and sterling contributions from a slew of other freshmen including "Signs," "Lilo & Stitch,"…