Paramount Pictures has scared up "Aleister Arcane," purchasing feature rights to Steve Niles' horror comicbook and setting up the project with Michael Aguilar and Dean Georgaris to produce at their…
DreamWorks-based producer Bonnie Curtis has optioned spec script "The Family Guide to Bounty Hunting" by playwright Tom Patrick.
Warner Bros. has made a pre-emptive high-six-figure pitch deal for an untitled action drama to be scripted by Sheldon Turner as a directing vehicle for Doug Liman.
James Cromwell will portray the sadistic warden in the Paramount/Sony remake of "The Longest Yard," starring opposite Adam Sandler, Burt Reynolds and Chris Rock.
Selma Blair, John Leguizamo and Sam Elliott have joined the cast of "The Alibi," a co-production of Summit Entertainment and Endgame Entertainment. Directed by first-time helmers Kurt Matilla and…
Get ready for a sequel to "The Chronicles of Riddick" -- several, in fact -- but don't look for them on the bigscreen.
A 16-year-old boy was arrested early Wednesday in a theater showing "Spider-Man 2" after a projectionist using night vision goggles saw him using a camcorder to make an illegal copy of the superhero…
Josh Heald has sold his spec "All You Can Eat," a comedy set in the world of professional eating contests, to New Line Cinema.
A French appeals court has found James Cameron and Gallic helmer Claude Zidi guilty of plagiarism after a drawn-out legal battle over authorship of the 1994 hit "True Lies."
Newmarket has acquired worldwide rights to Don Argott's docu "Rock School," which follows a group of Philadelphia kids learning to become rock stars from a failed performer (Paul Green) with a…
Reese Witherspoon and Mark Ruffalo are in talks to topline "If Only It Were True" at DreamWorks. Story concerns a man who falls in love with the spirit of a woman whose apartment he comes to inhabit.