Intermedia and Summit Entertainment are forming I.S. Film Distribution, a company that will pool their marketing, distribution and sales ops.
"Spider-Man" scribe David Koepp will direct Johnny Depp in his own adaptation of Stephen King's novella "Two Past Midnight: Secret Window, Secret Garden" for Columbia.
The script for "The Event" purportedly kicked around for years in development hell before director Thom Fitzgerald came on board and a production deal was finally sealed. Pic portrays a mood of…
Prague's Febio Fest opened with Tom Tykwer's "Heaven" and will close with Roman Polanski's "The Pianist.""Heaven" has been picked up locally by Spin Film, the new arthouse arm of indie distrib SPI.
An intense character study of a compulsive gambler, "Owning Mahowny" recounts the true story of an unassuming Toronto bank employee who siphoned $10.2 million in funds before being arrested in 1982…
Tom Jacobson is on his way to becoming co-president of Paramount Pictures. Negotiations continued through the weekend, but Jacobson is soon expected to share the co-prexy title with John Goldwyn…
There was something for nearly everyone at overseas cinemas during the weekend as the Japanese embraced "The Bourne Identity," Aussies joined the chorus of approval for "Chicago," Germans toasted "My…
Diane Lane, who drew wide praise for her recent role as an adulterous wife in 20th Century Fox/New Regency's "Unfaithful," has been named female star of the year for ShoWest 2003.
The truth is not only stranger than fiction but frequently indistinguishable from it in Andrew Jarecki's "Capturing the Friedmans," a startling documentary that takes the widely publicized child…
"How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" will soon be known in the trade as "How Not to Write a Romantic Comedy." This is the kind of movie that was doomed on the page, both by an inherently problematic…
The Costume Designers Guild has tapped five-time Oscar nominee Piero Tosi as recipient of its first President's Award.