Disney is ready to renew its battle cry for "The Alamo." The studio has begun negotiations with Billy Bob Thornton to play the role of Davy Crockett.
Quentin Tarantino has signed a deal with Vivendi U unit Black Label Games to collaborate on an action vidgame based on the director's upcoming "Kill Bill" feature.
Maverick Films has acquired Sean Jacques' thriller spec "Darkhorse."
A collection of vignettes of life in modern Taipei, sprung from Confucius' classic treatise on moral deportment, "The Human Comedy" is a sometimes entertaining, sometimes laborious criss-crosser…
Indie sales and financing entity Porchlight Entertainment has picked up remaining worldwide sales rights to Random Harvest's period drama "War Bride," starring Anna Friel, Molly Parker and Brenda…
"Shakti: The Power" limns the desperate efforts of a lone mother to escape a far-flung feudalistic society with her young son. Strikingly lensed in the wild semi-deserts of Rajasthan, and anchored by…
Phoenix Pictures has joined with Benderspink to co-produce Bragi Schut's script "The Last Voyage of the Demeter," with Benderspink attached to executive produce.
Walter Latham, producer of the concert films "The Original Kings of Comedy" and "Queens of Comedy," has set the lineup for his next tour.
Michael Caine will receive a special tribute at the 16th annual AFI Fest, running Nov. 7-17 at the event's new headquarters, the ArcLight Theater on Sunset Boulevard.
Dimension Films has tapped tyro scribe Trevor Sands to pen its tentpole film "Six Billion Dollar Man" -- the updated version of Universal TV series "The Six Million Dollar Man."