"The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" is headed to Paramount, with Jim Carrey playing the Danny Kaye role and Steven Spielberg directing. The second substantial remake deal within the last month for…
A pair of Oscar contenders, Paul Simon and Philip Glass, will be the guest performers Thursday at a benefit for the not-for-profit Children's Health Fund, to be held at the Hilton New York in Gotham.
Director Michael Caton-Jones has dropped out of "Laws of Attraction," the romantic comedy that is to star Pierce Brosnan and Julianne Moore.
Columbia Pictures is aiming for yet another Marvel Entertainment franchise, hiring "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" scribe Jonathan Hales to adapt the long-dormant comicbook "The…
Dimension Films has acquired comedy pitch "The Whale" to be penned by screenwriting duo Jeremy Miller and Dan Cohn as a starring vehicle for Ice Cube, who will also produce.
Adding another potential franchise to its bulging development slate of children's fantasy projects, Miramax has acquired film rights to prolific Chinese-American kid-lit author Laurence Yep's trilogy…
Indian censors blocked the release of a controversial short about last year's sectarian violence in the state of Gujarat on Tuesday.
SAG's upcoming Hollywood membership meeting promises to be especially contentious, even by SAG standards.
Oskar Rohler's "Beloved Sister" is the kind of wild romp to which only a movie screen can do justice. This loving reworking of "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane" just about leaps off the screen in a…
A tepid drama that starts out looking like a routine erotic-thriller but ends up as something even less interesting, Scott Saunders' feature is a movie in search of a raison d'etre. Any suspense is a…
Yvonne Welbon's "Sisters in Cinema" celebrates the growth and visibility of African American women filmmakers while casting a critical eye at how the state of things isn't all that rosy, and how the…