Organizers have added three galas to the lineup of the 28th Toronto Intl. Film Festival, including the world preem of Jane Campion's psychological thriller "In the Cut."
The battle between German exhibs and UIP over a controversial new pricing system heated up this week after the Assn. of German Film Theaters (HDF) warned its members that screening the distrib's…
London- and Los Angeles-based production concern Myriad Pictures has entered into a publishing pact with indie global music publisher Peermusic.
Despite some notable absences, an impressive crop of Euro and Hollywood titles will grace the upcoming 60th Venice Film Festival. Topper Moritz de Hadeln unveiled the official lineup Thursday in Rome.
A devastating fire has destroyed most of the film prints belonging to Swedish distrib Triangelfilm. Among the prints destroyed were several of the new Swedish film "Capricciosa" and Roman Polanski's…
Paramount is in negotiations with Oscar winners Susan Sarandon and Marisa Tomei to star opposite Jude Law in its as-yet-untitled remake of "Alfie."
Universal and producer Kevin Misher have tapped scribe Scott Rosenberg to pen an update of 1977 thriller "The Sentinel." That pic followed a fashion model who moves into a Brooklyn brownstone only to…
Odd Lot Entertainment has picked up the pitch "Imaginary Larry" from Amy Rardin and Jessica O'Toole, with the writer of "Legally Blonde" attached to produce.
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Gurinder Chadha, helmer of Fox Searchlight's hit soccer comedy "Bend It Like Beckham," will next direct "Tucker Ames" for Fox 2000. Chadha is currently lensing Bollywood musical version of "Pride and…
After writing novels that have sold more than 300 million copies, Sidney Sheldon has taken his first stab at underwriting. The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television has established the Sidney…
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