Producer Ted Hope's Gotham-based production company This Is That has inked an innovative three-year output deal with Scandinavia's AB Svensk Filmindustri.
Denzel Washington has lined up his next two directing assignments: Miramax Films' "The Great Debaters" and Alcon Entertainment's "Brothers in Arms."
"The Libertine" helmer Laurence Dunmore has picked Warner Bros.' adaptation of James Frey memoir "A Million Little Pieces" as his next gig. John Wells and Plan B partners Brad Grey, Brad Pitt and…
Wellspring has acquired all American rights to French director Arnaud Desplechin's "Kings and Queen," starring Catherine Deneuve, which has its U.S. premiere Oct. 6 at the New York Film Festival.
James Bond will have to wait another year to embark on his next mission. Plans to release the 21st installment of the long-running spy franchise in 2005 have been scrapped, with MGM confirming…
At a conference of media mavens here Wednesday, Walt Disney Co. prexy Bob Iger continued to duck speculation that he is being groomed to succeed CEO Michael Eisner.
The Chicago International Film Festival will celebrate its 40th anniversary by screening 111 features and 54 shorts from 44 countries.
Echo Bridge Entertainment has acquired Green Communications' film library. The 12-title catalog made up largely of thrillers, sci-fi and horror pics includes actioners "Ground Control," starring…
Warner Bros. has announced Clint Eastwood-helmed "Million Dollar Baby" as a late entrant in the awards season race.
Brit media mogul Chris Wright has bought a majority stake in Portman Film & TV, the sales boutique behind pics "Saving Grace" and "Bloody Sunday."
Warner Bros. Pictures has acquired the rights to "Slanted and Enchanted" for Chris Columbus' 1492 to produce. Columbus is developing and is attached to direct.