For the third straight weekend, that jolly old bean Rowan Atkinson was the B.O. king overseas as "Johnny English" rustled up an estimated $14 million from 3,600 playdates in 39 countries.
Emmett/Furla Films has teamed with Ilya Salkind and Gale Anne Hurd to develop and produce "The Abominable Snowman."
Focus Features has acquired the horror-thriller spec "Revolver" from tyro scribe Adam Sussman. Shingle hopes to put it into production this fall.
The second annual Hollywood Black Film Festival Kids' Fest will showcase family pics by black independent filmmakers to its moppet audience during event skedded for June 5 at the Los Angeles Film…
Arnold Schwarzenegger and British actor-comedian John Cleese have inked to play cameo roles in Walden Media's "Around the World in 80 Days."
GreeneStreet Films has acquired worldwide rights to Sally Potter's fourth feature "Yes," now in production with Joan Allen and Simon Abkarian, which the company will be representing to international…
Miramax's "Valentin" will have its North American premiere as the opening-night screening of the Seattle Intl. Film Festival, with helmer Alejandro Agresti in attendance. Fest is skedded for May…
Universe Intl. Holdings is investing in TV drama for the first time with "Kung Fu Soccer."
Norah Jones and the Roots will topline this year's Tribeca music and comedy concert. Celebrating the Tribeca Film Festival" on May 9 at Battery Park.
Director James Foley weighs in with one of his more commercial entries with the smartly executed "Confidence," which highlights an elaborate sting pulled by a team of slick operators, who may or may…
The specter of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) threatened to upstage the chatter, if not the events, at many entertainment venues in Toronto over the weekend.