Director-producer Adam Shankman has signed a nonexclusive two-year first-look production deal with Walt Disney Studios.
Proving once again that movie ideas often travel in pairs, New Line has committed to make "The Real Spring Break," a film that will be shot in Cancun in March and released in early summer.
Three months after ankling as Warner Bros. production chief, Lorenzo di Bonaventura has signed a three-year first-look production deal with Paramount.
After crossing $1 billion overseas for the eighth year in a row -- a Hollywood record -- Disney's Buena Vista Intl. is facing another challenge: salvaging something from "Treasure Planet's" domestic…
Stephane Sperry, one of the last survivors of Jean-Marie Messier's Hollywood regime, has taken a first-look producing deal at Focus Features, a division of Universal Pictures.
National Geographic Ventures, the division set up to produce Nat Geo theatrical movies and TV series and run its cable networks worldwide, has hired Dennis Patrick as president.
"About Schmidt" and "The Hours," the 2002 darlings of the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. and the National Board of Review, respectively, were among the 10 pics tapped Monday by the American Film…
Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Spitfire Films has teamed up with "Band of Brothers" exec producer Tony To to develop an epic movie about WWI for Intermedia.
A local comedy knocked "Harry Potter" off its perch in Italy, but otherwise the wiz and the James Bond juggernaut continued to dominate the overseas B.O. last weekend.
Culver City-based GMT Pictures is making its distribution bow with "To End All Wars," starring Kiefer Sutherland and Robert Carlyle.
The Producers Guild of America has created a new award to cover work on reality, informational and game series programming.