MovieLink, the video-on-demand service being developed by Sony, Paramount, MGM, Warner Bros. and Universal, will bow later this year using the MPEG-4 technology when delivering movies over the…
Revolution Studios will spend the summer in day care with Eddie Murphy. The actor will star in "Daddy Day Care," a broad family comedy penned by Geoff Rodkey.
After a three-year absence, IFP writers conference "From Script to Screen" will once again take place. Event is open to aspiring scribes of all levels interested in learning more about the industry.
Musicvid helmer Bille Woodruff will make his feature bow with Universal Pictures' "Honey." U-based Marc Platt and former Motown Records president Andre Harrell produce.
Jeff Coleman has been promoted to exec veepee of worldwide feature physical production by MGM Pictures and United Artists, overseeing all aspects of production from inception to post for the sibling…
Catch 23 has acquired Katrina Holden Bronson's screenplay "The Secret Life of Daltry Calhoun," with Sean Penn attached as star. Bronson will direct the pic.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Damien Saccani has been tapped senior VP at Andrew Lazar's Warner Bros. Pictures-based Mad Chance. He joins longtime exec Far Shariat, who also holds senior VP stripes.
The Writers Guild Foundation has firmed up its speakers list for its showcase "Words Into Pictures" June 6-9 at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City.
Say goodbye to the GC theater logo. AMC is replacing theater signage on General Cinemas venues and incorporating GC newspaper listings into its ads.
A hard-boiled escaped criminal and a hapless prison guard are forced to work together to recover a winning lottery ticket in "Dead Weight," a peppy, irreverent adventure-comedy that plays to its…