Montreal helmer Louis Belanger's second feature, "Gaz Bar Blues," will open this year's Montreal World Film Festival.
Hong Kong's filmmakers have produced 11 shorts in response to the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome that will show in pairs across theaters beginning Aug. 4.
Yoko Higuchi has joined German producer-distributor Constantin Film, where she will oversee international acquisitions and licensing along with CEO Fred Kogel and Herman Weigel.
Celebrity ambulance-chasers Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato (along with first-time co-director Gabriel Rotello) turn their bemused yet still tabloid-style attention to Anna Nicole Smith in "Dark…
Jason Statham will play the heavy in "Cellular," joining Kim Basinger, Chris Evans and William H. Macy in the David Ellis-directed New Line drama.
Sean Connery has pulled out of negotiations to star in the independent production "Embers" for helmer Milos Forman.
Kevin Connolly, who helmed the Sundance short "Whatever We Do" featuring Robert Downey Jr. and Tim Roth, is set to make his feature debut on an Initial Entertainment Group-funded drama.
The purportedly final serving of "American Pie" is tastier than the previous two, now sad-looking chapters. "American Wedding" reveals the "Pie" filmmaking team operating under the assumption that…
Paramount has decided it won't be scared by "The Book of Skulls" and has tapped William Friedkin to direct, three decades after he helmed horror classic "The Exorcist."
Kevin Costner is eyeing "Taming Ben Taylor" as his next star vehicle, and he's close to getting Michelle Pfeiffer to join him in the romantic comedy with a golf bent -- a genre with which he had luck…
As the "American Pie" series concludes with this past weekend's "American Wedding," scribe Adam Herz is moving on to set up his own production shingle at Universal Pictures.