Paramount Pictures has signed Robert Rodriguez to helm sci-fi adventure-actioner "A Princess of Mars," with an eye to developing a tentpole franchise for the studio.
The USA Network -- which recently locked up cable rights to high-visibility theatricals "50 First Dates" and "Elf" -- engineered another deal Monday, buying the first network play of "Along Came…
Firm Films topper Beau Flynn is negotiating to ankle the shingle and partner with fellow Firm exec Tripp Vincent in a new production venture.
Mexican conglom Televisa is setting up a beachhead on two U.S. coasts.
The U.S. attorney has filed charges against a Sherman Oaks man alleged to have sold illegal copies of "Big Fish" made from an Academy screener traced to actress Hanna Hertelendy.
God spoke and blessed the February box office with an all-time record of $646 million.
Newmarket's "The Passion of the Christ" so outperformed initial estimates for its first weekend that the controversial religious-themed pic has now grabbed the record for a five-day opening at $125.2…
Mel Gibson's "Passion" is stirring up differing emotions in France and in Italy.
Marking the 35th anniversary of his Movies 101 course, professor Richard Brown will return Wednesday after a 30-year absence to the campus of NYU to resume his adult-education film studies program in…
The top-selling homevideo title of the year so far is one that didn't even play in movie theaters -- Disney's "The Lion King 1½."