Rod Lurie will rewrite and direct "Resurrecting the Champ," a Paramount drama being eyed as a starring vehicle for Morgan Freeman.
Twentieth Century Fox has taken the plunge on "X-Girls," a fact-based pitch that has Cameron Diaz poised to play one of three Playboy centerfolds who completed the most grueling adventure race…
Hollywood, a town that believes the world revolves around itself, is embracing the man who said the Earth is not the center of the universe: A theatrical motion picture based on the life of 17th…
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The Walt Disney Co. has acquired the pitch "King of the Gods," from screenwriter Sid Quashie for Mouse-based shingle Mayhem Pictures to produce.
Warner Bros. Pictures has promoted Polly Cohen to senior VP of production. She will continue to report to Jeff Robinov, prexy of production.
In a last-minute appointment before his ouster, California Gov. Gray Davis has appointed Screen Actors Guild president Melissa Gilbert to the 21-member board of the California Film Commission.
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Five years after "Train of Life" earned him critical and commercial kudos, Romanian director Radu Mihaileanu is set to shoot "Va, Vis, et Deviens," (Go, See, and Become).
The 70th Mifed, probably the last one in its present form, closes today, with leading U.S. sellers reporting satisfaction at the volume of business but equal determination not to return next year.
"The Matrix Revolutions" did indeed enjoy the biggest worldwide bow ever, studio execs said Wednesday. The matter had been called into question Monday, when official domestic tallies for the frame…
Like the well-known American film and TV series of the same name, Andrea Manni's sophomore effort "The Fugitive" follows a man on the run unjustly accused of murdering a woman. The differences begin…