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…
"2 Fast 2 Furious" star Tyrese is in the hangar for "The Flight of the Phoenix," 20th Century Fox's remake of the 1966 film.
D.C. insiders believe the timeline to name a successor to MPAA chief Jack Valenti is tied to the ability of Rep. Billy Tauzin (R-La.) to pass controversial energy and Medicare bills by the end of…
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MGM and producer Dylan Sellers are diving into "The Pool Guy," a comic spec by Vince McKewin which mixes Cyrano de Bergerac with pool care.
Revolution Studios has tapped "The Full Monty" scribe Simon Beaufoy to pen comedy "In the Pink," which Tim Allen is set to topline. Pic revolves around a man who teams with a group of women to sell…
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…
Southern California's rampaging wildfires have been stretching Hollywood's nerves, with a blaze partially destroying a set for "The Aviator" in the Simi Valley area over the weekend. The raging fires…
Tyro feature director Kirk Davis' dramatic exploration of faith, religion and race in small-town Texas, "Screen Door Jesus," was the major winner at the 11th Hamptons Intl. Film Festival, taking…