"Os Normais" (The Regular Ones), based on the popular TV comedy of the same name, sold 421,000 tickets in its first weekend, making it the second biggest opening of a local production in the past 10…
Action star Jackie Chan was among 80 thesps and producers who met culture officials in Beijing to work out details of a ground-breaking agreement that will give Hong Kong's pics greater access to…
"Four Feathers" helmer Shekhar Kapur will return to his Bollywood roots to make his bow as a producer with "Mantra," a Hindi-lingo family fantasy movie.
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In another sign that competition and cooperation go hand in hand in Japan's entertainment industry, distrib rivals Toho and Toei will jointly redevelop a Toei cinema center in Tokyo.
Spanish broadcaster Telecinco is putting its weight behind a $20 million movie "Alatriste," based on the bestselling historical novels of Spanish writer Arturo Perez-Reverte.
Universal Pictures and Michael Mann's Forward Pass has optioned "Arms and the Man," a Peter Landesman-penned New York Times Magazine feature about shadowy arms dealer Victor Bout.
Topher Grace is in negotiations to play Dennis Quaid's boss in "Synergy," the next pic due from Paul and Chris Weitz. "Synergy" follows a veteran magazine ad man (Quaid) who, after a corporate…
Gotham-based specialty distribution boutique Kino Intl. has closed U.S. acquisition deals on three fall festival titles, including debuting Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev's "The Return," which…
Cedric the Entertainer will team with Brett Ratner on the action-comedy "Traces" at New Line Cinema. Robert Adetuyi's script is the story of a software custodian who suffers amnesia after a car…
Universal Pictures has optioned DC Comics' "The Psycho," with Circle of Confusion attached to produce.
Universal has set Spike Jonze to direct the Playtone-produced adaptation of "Where The Wild Things Are," the classic children's book by Maurice Sendak. Playtone's Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman will…