The 29th Annual Seattle International Film Festival kicks off Thursday, May 22, with a U.S. bow of the Buenos Aires-set "Valentin." And it closes a whopping 23 days later, on June 15, with a gala…
Ending days of speculation over who would take the plunge with the Cannes fest's most provocative and challenging entry, Lions Gate Films has paid in the region of $1.5 million to acquire North…
British distrib Redbus has optioned the script rights to actioner "Street Racer," committing to fully finance and produce.
Robert Downey Jr. will star in "A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints," an adaptation of Dito Montiel's autobiography that Downey is producing with Trudie Styler's Xingu Films.
MGM Pictures has picked up the spec "Street" from tyro screenwriter Matt O'Neil in a deal valued at low six figures against low six figures.
Latest opus by documentarian Rory Kennedy follows two years in the lives of a poor Europa, Miss., family, beginning as the story of a disturbed little boy and his interaction with social services and…
Debuting writer-director-actor Abe Forsythe spoofs the legend of Australia's most famous outlaw, and the current pic "Ned Kelly," in this low-budget laffer. The reliance on scatological humor will…
Michael Pitt and Jacob Reynolds will star in "West Memphis Three," a feature based on the Arkansas murder case that inspired Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky's 1996 documentary "Paradise Lost."
FUNNY FACE-OFF Today two broad comedies, U’s "Bruce Almighty" and WB’s "The In-Laws" will bow against each other – a rarity at the holiday B.O. Previous summer comedies unspooling on the same…
The fifth annual CineVegas Intl. Film Festival in Las Vegas will open June 13 with First Look Pictures' "Octane," starring Madeleine Stowe, and close June 21 with the crime drama "Shade" and…