The U.K. has promised to pay 20% of the budget for every British film costing up to £20 million ($36 million) under a new system of tax relief announced Tuesday.
"Return to Sender" should be returned to maker. An Oklahoma-set death row drama that was largely shot in Copenhagen and evinces absolutely no feel for its characters or setting, pic doesn't convince…
"This is a night that will live in irony," declared Roger Mayer as an introduction to the 30th anniversary tribute to MGM's "That's Entertainment." The intentional allusion to FDR's famous quote was…
Pete Hewitt will direct Tim Allen in "Zoom's Academy," a Revolution Studios comedy about an out-of-shape former superhero called back into action to save the world.
Hoping to tap into the increasing appeal of documentaries at the box office, American Vantage Media has revived doc label Non-Fiction Films. Company has already picked up the rights to two pics that…
After a thorough lampooning of horror films, Dimension Films has set its "Scary Movie 3" team of David Zucker, Craig Mazin and Robert Weiss to tackle "Superhero!"
Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit Films has struck an exclusive production deal with Paramount Home Entertainment to produce urban films with multimillion-dollar production budgets for the DVD market.
Tyro screenwriter Ali Russell has launched feature production banner Elysium Entertainment with a pair of comicbook-based projects -- "The 10th Muse" and an untitled Rob Liefeld vehicle.
With two pics already in production -- "The Amityville Horror" remake at MGM and "Zathura" at Columbia Pictures -- Radar Pictures' slate is continuing to heat up with an eclectic slew of projects…
"Heimat 3: A Chronicle of Endings and Beginnings" -- divided into six episodes -- satisfyingly brings together the setting of writer-helmer Edgar Reitz's first "Heimat" series (1984) with the…
ThinkFilm has picked up North American theatrical and DVD rights to Susan Kaplan's documentary "Three of Hearts: A Postmodern Family." Pic is the story of a committed polygamous relationship between…