"Shark Tale," the latest animated laffer from DreamWorks, will receive its first North American unspooling at the Toronto Film Festival.
A dour, literally dark drama about a returning soldier shunned by his community, "Homecoming" may reveal somber truths about the emotional damage of war, but even at 68 minutes it's a tough sit. Pic…
Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul's "Tropical Malady," which premiered in competition at the Cannes Film Festival and was awarded a special jury…
Maverick Films and Primetime Pictures have begun principal photography on "Cruel World," starring Edward Furlong ("Terminator 2: Judgment Day"), Susan Ward ("Shallow Hal") and Jaime Pressley…
Robert Greenwald's anti-Fox News Channel doc has shot to the top of Amazon.com's DVD bestseller list since going on sale last week, beating out pre-orders for "The Passion of the Christ" and the…
Producer Michael London has signed a three-year, first-look feature production deal with Paramount Pictures in a signal that the studio is aiming for more innovation and becoming less risk-averse.
Management/production shingle Industry Entertainment has optioned the feature film rights to "Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books," the paperback bestseller by Azar Nafisi.
Surviving a fevered rights battle with Dimension Films, New Line and Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes will make a prequel to their remake of "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre."
John Steinbeck's "East of Eden" has gotten a second wind in Hollywood. Universal and Imagine Entertainment are tying up a deal with the Steinbeck estate for an adaptation.
Family comedy about a disastrous evening when a Jewish girl brings her Palestinian boyfriend home for the first time combines a deftly-turned script, fine perfs and a feel-good message to mostly…
Michelle-Anne M. Small's first feature, "Not Just Yet," provides a low-key look at middle-class African-American youths on the cusp of adulthood. There's no booty-calling or "Boyz N the Hood"…