In its first year handling foreign sales out of the Cannes Market, New York-based Film Sales Co., headed by Andrew Herwitz, has closed international deals on a number of titles from its debut slate.
Warner Bros. has yet to cast its Man of Steel, but the studio has already begun hiring the technical team that will help Superman fly again.
Paramount is bringing out its "Inner Bitch," preemptively buying a comedy pitch from tyro scribe Kara Holden for low against mid-six figures and setting it up at Kelsey Grammer's Grammnet shingle.
New Line Cinema has pacted with Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson's Contrafilm on "Conrail," the story of a real-life teenage Robin Hood.
VH1 and 10-month-old production outfit Windmill Entertainment are partnering on the network's first-ever foray into scripted miniseries -- centered on the adolescent years of such teen pic vets as…
Benicio Del Toro is set to star alongside Denzel Washington in the Antoine Fuqua-directed "Tru Blu," produced by Brian Grazer for Imagine Entertainment and Universal.
How you say "razzle-dazzle" in French? After MGM's "De-Lovely" screened as the Cannes Film Festival's closing-night attraction, the studio invited 2,500 intimate friends to a whoop-de-doo bash on the…
Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban's 2929 Prods. has hired Kent Kubena as a production and development exec.
Twentieth Century Fox isn't thinking outside the box -- it's breaking into it. Studio has picked up the feature spec "Breaking the Box" from tyro scribe Dan Cutler in a low six-figure deal.
With no ogres to contend with except in parts of Asia, "Troy" sailed through its second wave of socko openings overseas over the weekend, which, combined with generally sturdy holdovers, obliterated…
Moviegoers exiting "The Day After Tomorrow" next weekend are likely to be accosted by an activist of one sort or another.