Scribe Tedi Sarafian will write a remake of "The Creature From the Black Lagoon" for producer Gary Ross' Universal-based Larger Than Life shingle. Ross' father, Arthur Ross, penned the script of the…
To some reporters, Oscar night is more about international politics than fashion, but Oscarcast producer Gil Cates on Monday reminded attendees of the Academy Awards nominees luncheon that the point…
The ghost of "Topper" returns. Disney has bought remake rights to the 1937 film as a vehicle for "Bringing Down the House" helmer Adam Shankman and star Steve Martin.
Warner Bros. is withdrawing from the exhibition business Down Under after agreeing to sell its one-third stake in the 319 screen loop to its partners Village Roadshow Ltd. and the Greater Union…
Former Disney exec Mark Vahradian has been appointed president of Warner Bros.-based Jerry Weintraub Prods.
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David Troy's Synchroneon Digital Pictures has merged with audio specialists GM Digital Studios to form a new audio/video post-production center in L.A.
The Rhode Island Intl. Film Festival has announced a call for entries for its seventh annual fest, set for Aug. 5-10 in Providence.
Lila Downs and Caetano Veloso will perform the nominated tune "Burn It Blue," from "Frida," during the 75th Anniversary Academy Awards on March 23.
Seldom-seen Oscar nominees in the live-action, animated and documentary shorts categories have been combined into two compilations that will get theatrical runs beginning this week.