Mutant mania gripped the world over the weekend as "X2: X Men United" amassed an estimated $69.3 million from 7,600 prints in an unprecedented 93 territories.
Sony Pictures Digital has bought the media-creation software assets of Sonic Foundry for $18 million. The Sonic Foundry software was relabeled "Screenblast Movie Studio" and "Screenblast Music…
Warner Bros. has signed a super-sized deal with vidgame giant Electronic Arts to create Superman games based on the upcoming movie, animated TV programs and comicbooks about the DC Comics action hero.
Paul Devlin took the top prize for "Power Trip," about a U.S. power company trying to keep the lights on in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia, as Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Festival…
New Line Cinema has acquired North American rights to "Laws of Attraction," a romantic comedy starring Pierce Brosnan and Julianne Moore, from Intermedia Films.
The Tisch School of the Arts has announced winners of the 5th annual Richard Vague Film Production Fund Award for alumni filmmaking.
Chinese director Chen Kaige has teamed with producer Etchie Stroh to create a production company that will produce both Chinese- and English-language features.
The 27th annual Atlanta Film Festival has set a pair of Sundance favorites to bookend this year's line-up. Sundance Grand Jury Prize winner "American Splendor" opens the fest June 6 and youth musical…
Romano Shane Prods. has acquired the parody spec "Yet Another Superhero Movie," written by Frank Longo and John Wyn.
The 2003 Great Plains Film Festival has issued a call for entries.
Valerie Scoon, formerly director of feature development at Harpo Films, has launched her own production company, True Visions.