Released under a marketing and publicity blackout singlemindedly dedicated to hiding the subject matter of the film, "Trapped" is a pretty skillfully handled domestic thriller about a criminal…
The second Marrakech Film Fest closed Sunday, 10 days after workers broke ground on a local film studio financed by Universal, Fox and Dino Di Laurentiis.
Columbia TriStar Films Distributors Intl. has taken international rights outside North America, Spain and Mexico on controversial Mexican B.O. smash-hit "The Crime of Father Amaro."
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SEASONAL SHOCKS Suspense thrillers are as commonplace in autumn as football and pumpkins.Today, Sony's “Trapped” will try to enter the ranks of the season's top genre titles.† Opening…
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon will rewrite "The Amazing Spider-Man," the sequel to Columbia's summer box office smash. Deal is valued at mid-six against mid-seven figures.
RKO Pictures has hired Gregory Hoblit to direct and produce "The Rig," a script written by Peter M. Lenkov.
Lions Gate Intl. has taken international rights to "The Other Side of the Bed," a Spanish-lingo pic that preemed at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
Sidney Lumet has adapted and will direct "The Set-Up," based on the Robert Wise 1949 RKO classic that starred Robert Ryan.
Kevin Spacey's Trigger Street Prods. has come aboard for a movie treatment for the Ben Mezrich book "Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six MIT Students Who Took Vegas for Millions." The…
Richard Gere has signed on to "Without Apparent Motive" as his next starring role. Directed by Bille August, pic is skedded to go into production this fall in L.A.