Adam Sandler is attached to star in and produce "Fifty First Kisses" at Columbia Pictures. Spec, by George Wing, is undergoing a rewrite by Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel.
Bill Condon, who won an Oscar for his screenplay for "Gods and Monsters," is next turning his attention to the life and work of sex researcher Alfred Kinsey. Condon, who has spent more than a year…
Tommy Lee Jones and Cate Blanchett are set to star in an untitled Western for Revolution Studios that will be the next directorial effort of Oscar-winning "A Beautiful Mind" helmer Ron Howard.
Steven Zaillian, the Academy Award-winning screenwriter of "Schindler's List," is circling a remake of "All the King's Men" for Phoenix Pictures and Sony's Columbia Pictures.
Starting out as a seeming parody of "Unsolved Mysteries"-style tabloid TV, then drifting rudderlessly into more earnest small-town enigmatics a la "Twin Peaks," Eva Ilona Brzeski's "Last Seen" winds…
Historied veterans of Latin American cinema go the grumpy-old-seriocomedy route in Rodrigo Grande's soph feature "Gangs From Rosario." Federico Luppi and Ulises Dumont play one-time criminal young…
Rad Madhvani's vid-shot first feature departs from Bollywood norms in ways that may strike a chord for more cosmopolitan Indian viewers: Its characters speak English almost exclusively and live a…
Adam Bialow, previously senior director of international business and legal affairs at Lions Gate Entertainment, Tuesday was upped to VP of the same areas.
The most influential job in Oz's film production and financing industry, CEO of the Australian Film Finance Corp., is up for grabs again after candidate Linda Tizard withdrew today.
Finnish director Aki Kaurismäki's "The Man Without a Past" scooped Scandinavia's largest film award, the Nordic Council's $50,000 Film Prize on Tuesday and became Finland's candidate for a foreign…