Miramax Films has enlisted scribe Charlie Mitchell to adapt "The Children of the Dust Bowl," the nonfiction tome penned by social historian Jerry Stanley.
Comic scribe Jason Filardi ("Bringing Down the Houze") will pen Martin Lawrence starrer "Ghetto Buck" for Columbia Pictures, with Dennis Dugan onboard to helm.
The Disney-Pixar collaboration "Monsters, Inc." proved to be the biggest opening day video monster of all time Tuesday, with consumers buying more first-day copies than any other title in history.
Stefan Nadelman's "Tourist Pictures" won the Perrier Across America short-film contest, earning a spot on the national Resfest touring digital film festival and a spot on two DVD titles issued by…
Disney is negotiating with Yuen Wo Ping, choreographer of groundbreaking actioners "The Matrix" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," to helm a live-action take on "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."
Having recently ankled a potential gig on "The Alamo," Ron Howard may still take a trip to the Wild West. The helmer, who has yet to commit to a next project, is negotiating with Revolution Studios…
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Moctezuma Esparza, Danny Glover, Ang Lee and Marian Rees for honors at its inaugural Celebration of Diversity on Oct. 28 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire.
Gore Verbinski's "The Ring" will serve as the opening-night world premiere at the sixth annual Hollywood Film Festival, which runs Oct. 2-6.
Specialty label Universal Focus greenlit eclectic drama "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" late Tuesday, with Kate Winslet negotiating to join topliner Jim Carrey.
Paramount Pictures is taking aim at "The Naked Prey," an updated version of its 1961 jungle adventure. Studio has bought scripter John Heffernan's treatment in a deal worth low- to mid-six figures…
Annette Bening has officially dropped out of Walt Disney's comedy remake of "Freaky Friday."