Director Michael Mann has set Jamie Foxx to star with Tom Cruise in "Collateral," the Stuart Beattie-scripted DreamWorks drama that will shoot in October.
Twentieth Century Fox has picked up "My Velouria" from tyro scribe Marc Wolff for low- against mid-six figures.
The Independent Film Channel has acquired the films "Max," "The Grey Zone" and "Lantana" as part of a 20-pic licensing deal with Lions Gate Films.
Attentive to the particulars of its fabulous story, historical detail and 1930s period feel, "Seabiscuit" is respectable when it should be thrilling, honorable when it should be rough and ready. The…
Billed as a "make better" show rather than a makeover extravaganza, "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" is the first feel-good primetime reality series: There are no hurt feelings, everybody has lots of…
Warner Bros. and "Exorcist" director William Friedkin and author William Blatty were turning heads again Monday, announcing that they had settled their lawsuit over profit participation on the eve of…
Arnold Schwarzenegger was the B.O. champ in most of Asia and Argentina last weekend while scorching weather in Europe took some steam out of rookie "Charlie's Angels 2: Full Throttle" and other…
The 20th Jerusalem Film Festival went ahead as planned Thursday, taking advantage of a dip in tension following last week's declaration by Palestinian militant groups of a three-month suspension of…
Sony has opened its sixth local-language film production office worldwide, naming Gabriel Ripstein director of creative affairs for Columbia Pictures Producciones Mexico.The Mexico City office is…
Arclight Films has nabbed worldwide sales rights excluding Asia to Hong Kong actioner "Heroic Duo" from helmer Benny Chan, who directed the Jackie Chan starrer "Who Am I?" as well as "Gen X Cops" and…
The Montreal World Film Festival has finally handed over two C$25,000 ($18,000) cash prizes to last year's winners, directors Raul Ruiz from Chile and Raja Amari from Tunisia.