The fall season abroad perked up last weekend, sparked by muscular bows from "The Bourne Identity," "Minority Report" and "The Tuxedo," as well as hot holdover biz for "Signs."
The real-life Hollywood exploits of notorious con artist Christophe Rocancourt will be brought to the bigscreen in a $25 million English-lingo pic produced by Thomas Langmann.
Hyde Park Entertainment has renewed its first-look deals at MGM and Disney. In addition, company principal Ashok Amritraj has hired "Sweet Home Alabama" exec producer Jon Jashni for the new post of…
Val Kilmer will play late porn king John Holmes in "Wonderland," to be directed by James Cox ("Highway") and distributed by Lions Gate Films.
For the moment, the Anthony Hopkins/Javier Bardem starrer "Edgardo Mortara" is no more. The $20 million film, which had been in pre-production in Romania and Italy, was to be produced by Julia…
Familiar Icelandic strains of melancholy and deadpan humor run through "Reykjavik Guesthouse -- Rent a Bike," shared first feature for Bjorn Thors and Unnur Osp Stefansdottir. Vid-shot seriocomedy…
The New York Film Festival is becoming a hotbed of politics. Monday's screening of Finnish director Aki Kaurismaki's "The Man Without a Past" was to be followed by a one-on-one interview between…
Gotham-based family educational shingle Walden Media is hooking up with the mother of family entertainment, the Walt Disney Co.
The New York Film Critics Circle will vote for its annual awards Dec. 16 at the Muse Hotel in Gotham.
Universal/Imagine execs are over the moon about early grosses for the giant-screen re-release of space drama "Apollo 13."