Paramount Pictures has tapped tyro scribes Josh Lobis and Darin Moiselle to pen "Dear Delilah," a romantic comedy vehicle for Matthew McConaughey.
Rarely has an infant company caused the big boys so much anxiety on Oscar night as Focus Features did earlier this year when its "The Pianist" walked away with three major awards and made the…
John Goldwyn, vice chairman of Paramount's motion picture group and Par prexy, is segueing into an exclusive long-term production deal with the studio.
When Catherine Hardwicke found her primary location to shoot "Thirteen," she didn't just choose a real lower-middle-class residence as a home for Evan Rachel Wood's troubled teen Tracy, with cramped…
Joe Roth will return to the director's chair for Revolution Studios, with the company topper choosing to adapt John Grisham's bestselling novel "Skipping Christmas." Studio plans to begin lensing the…
For Paul Newman, the seventh time was the charm. Elizabeth Taylor nearly had to die to get her first. Tough guy James Cagney had to sing and dance for his.
The fall season motored along nicely over the weekend as the top trio -- "Finding Nemo," "The Matrix Revolutions" and "Love Actually" -- pulled in more than $60 million combined overseas, according…
Plan B in the ongoing screener battle may be kicking into action. While the studios and their specialty divisions have been vetoed by the MPAA ruling from sending screeners, producers in many cases…
Paul Neinstein has been promoted to exec VP of Spyglass Entertainment and has become a partner in the company.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has selected film scholars from Brandeis U. and the U. of California at Santa Cruz as 2003 Academy Film Scholars.
Fear and optimism were the conflicting emotions experienced by many Australian screen producers as their four-day annual confab wrapped Friday at the Center for the Moving Image.
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