The Animation Guild has signed a deal with Spaff Animation for work on Disney's theatrical release "Jungle Book II" and the direct-to-video release of "Lion King 1-1/2."
Helmer Bille August, who has not made a film in Danish since the Golden Palm- and Oscar-winning "Pelle the Conqueror" in 1987, has signed with Denmark's Moonlight Filmproduction to write and direct…
Steven Spielberg and Tom Cruise are expected to attend as "Minority Report" opens the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival Oct. 26.
After winning accolades as a director of short films, thesp Rachel Ward will make her feature directorial debut with teen angst drama "Martha's New Coat."
The Norwegian Intl. Film Festival, which will kick off Saturday, will host the world premieres of two Scandinavian features: Norwegian helmer Unni Straume's "Musik for Weddings and Funerals" and…
Veteran Italian director and former Venice Intl. Film Festival topper Carlo Lizzani, French actress Julie Delpy and Israeli critic Dan Fainaru will serve on the jury for the 17th Intl. Critics Week…
USA Network has bought cable TV rights to three of Universal's summer theatricals, and will share each title with a different broadcast network -- "The Bourne Identity" with CBS, "About a Boy" with…
Laura Ziskin and Jennifer Lopez are teaming to develop the novel "Dirty Girls Club" for Lopez to topline.
Queen Latifah and her producing partner Shakim Compere have closed a deal with Lions Gate Films to develop their original idea, "The Cookout," into a feature.
Marlee Matlin is teaming with director Simon Gornick to produce and star in "Bad Ass," an action feature that satirizes contempo corporate scandals.
Thesp Nicolas Cage's helming debut "Sonny" will world premiere at the Deauville Festival of American Film.