Jackie Chan will star in a remake of "Around the World in Eighty Days" with Walden Media on board to finance and Frank Coraci to direct.
Hollywood is wielding a big branding iron. Product placements have been a subtle presence in Hollywood films for years. But auds at "Minority Report" this weekend will witness one of the most…
Call him Kirby Atkins, Coy Genius. Practically the ultimate Hollywood outsider, Atkins has sold his spec script "S.P.O.O.K.S." (Special Paranormal Organization of Kids) to Miramax Films in a six…
Where's the Rock when you need a heroic rescue?
Commercial web RTL TV is to become the fourth partner in Germany's largest film subsid board, North-Rhine Westphalia's Filmstiftung NRW, on July 1.
Dimension Films has made a preemptive mid-six-figure spec deal for "The Golden Tux," a comedy written by Jeremy Garelick and Jay Lavender.
Pierce Brosnan, star of MGM's upcoming James Bond thriller "Die Another Day," has been chosen Cinema Expo 2002's international star of the year.
The Australian Film Commission has appointed three new scriber/helmers to manage feature film projects.
South African producer Anant Singh ("Mr. Bones," "The Long Run," "Sarafina") has acquired the much pursued film rights to mind-and-body guru Deepak Chopra's novels "The Return of Merlin" and…
Bringing absolutely no fresh angles to a time-tested formula that's seemed particularly overworked of late (e.g. "Big Momma's House," "Sorority Boys," etc.), cross-dressing yokfest "Juwanna Mann" may…
Fox Searchlight Pictures is going to "Club Dread" with the Broken Lizard Comedy Troop. Deal calls for the six-member group to write and perform in a comedy set at a Club Med-style resort.