International buying consultancy Trans-Pacific Media has teamed with the Sick-O-Scope Motion Picture and Novelty Manufacturing Co. to produce remakes of five Herschell Gordon Lewis horror pics…
AFMA has announced the formation of the AFMA Foundation, a nonprofit org created to coordinate worldwide educational and charitable activities and to strengthen the indie film and TV industries…
Montreal helmer Louis Belanger's second feature, "Gaz Bar Blues," will open this year's Montreal World Film Festival.
Hong Kong's filmmakers have produced 11 shorts in response to the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome that will show in pairs across theaters beginning Aug. 4.
Yoko Higuchi has joined German producer-distributor Constantin Film, where she will oversee international acquisitions and licensing along with CEO Fred Kogel and Herman Weigel.
Celebrity ambulance-chasers Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato (along with first-time co-director Gabriel Rotello) turn their bemused yet still tabloid-style attention to Anna Nicole Smith in "Dark…
Kevin Connolly, who helmed the Sundance short "Whatever We Do" featuring Robert Downey Jr. and Tim Roth, is set to make his feature debut on an Initial Entertainment Group-funded drama.
Jason Statham will play the heavy in "Cellular," joining Kim Basinger, Chris Evans and William H. Macy in the David Ellis-directed New Line drama.
Sean Connery has pulled out of negotiations to star in the independent production "Embers" for helmer Milos Forman.
The purportedly final serving of "American Pie" is tastier than the previous two, now sad-looking chapters. "American Wedding" reveals the "Pie" filmmaking team operating under the assumption that…
Paramount has decided it won't be scared by "The Book of Skulls" and has tapped William Friedkin to direct, three decades after he helmed horror classic "The Exorcist."