Tense recreation of a treacherous Andes mountain ascent by two Brits in 1985. Pic uses first-person on-camera accounts of the adventure to backdrop newly shot you-are-there footage showing the…
With its first movie "Dirty Pretty Things" going strong at the U.S. box office and its second, "A Way Through the Woods," about to shoot, Celador Films is ramping up its development slate.
Pic traces the last month in the life of Italian investigative reporter Ilaria Alpi who was murdered in 1994 in Somalia. Impassioned fact-based reconstruction makes for fascinating viewing. In Italy…
The Gotham-based Cinema Guild has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Icelandic director Agust Gudmundsson's "The Seagull's Laughter," a dark comedy set in a fishing village outside Reykjavik. Pic…
David Miercort has joined Miramax Films' L.A. office as senior VP of acquisitions and business affairs.
The Hollywood Film Festival's board of advisers has tapped studio chief Amy Pascal, producer Sydney Pollack and screenwriter Ron Bass for kudos at its Oct. 20 gala at the Beverly Hilton.
Thesp wander in 'Woods'
Arnold Rifkin's and Bruce Willis' Cheyenne Enterprises is fast-tracking a pair of pics, one in which Willis will produce and topline, and another that Cheyenne will only produce.
Jada Pinkett Smith has signed on as the femme lead in DreamWorks' and Paramount Pictures' thriller "Collateral."
Proving he's the closest thing to Cary Grant in contempo cinema, George Clooney effortlessly radiates mischievous charm in "Intolerable Cruelty," a thoroughly entertaining comedy about love, lawyers…
Columbia and McG have renewed their vows, extending the first-look deal with the helmer's Wonderland Sound and Vision production shingle for three years.