Echo Bridge Entertainment has acquired worldwide rights to Tobe Hooper's horror pic "Mortuary," which will debut to buyers at the Cannes market. Pic is expected to be released in winter 2005.
Global Cinema Group has acquired international distribution rights to "The Gospel of John," the three-hour chronicle on the last three years of Jesus' life as attributed to his disciple John. Pic was…
Jan Mojto's EOS Distribution is joining fellow international distrib Beta Cinema this year at the Cannes Film Festival market.
Judging by his tyro feature, "Mr. Virgin," writer-director Przemek Angerman certainly knows his Beavis & Butt-head. His vision of two young dudes spending their lives either glued to the tube or…
Old school clashes with new school in Piotr Weresniak's "Let's Make Ourselves a Grandchild," as a wily old farming couple outwit both their offspring and a host of greedy capitalist interlopers…
Immensely entertaining docu about, of all things, professional bowling, demands absolutely no familiarity with the game to appreciate the story of an effort by corporate investors to transform a…
Helmer Andrew Adamson has tapped Tilda Swinton to play the evil White Witch in "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."
A gift from one cineaste to a world of others, "Words in Progress" mines press conferences of Cannes past to deliver a loving reminiscence by fest president and former artistic director Gilles Jacob…
Miramax power duo Bob and Harvey Weinstein's fractious negotiations to renew their contracts at Disney beyond 2005 have hit a Pixar-like impasse. Should the two sides fail to extend their deal, a…
Production-management shingle Circle of Confusion and videogame company Backbone Entertainment are developing film and comicbook versions of "Death, Jr.," a Backbone property being developed as a…
Intertainment chief Barry Baeres defended himself Tuesday against claims that he needed a slate of films from Franchise Pictures to keep his company's stock price up and had very little concern about…
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