James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment and 20th Century Fox have enlisted tyro scribe Karen Essex to adapt Anne Rice's novel "The Mummy or Ramses the Damned."
DreamWorks has inked a deal in the high six figures against low seven figures with Amy Holden Jones -- scribe of pics including "Indecent Proposal," "The Relic" and "Mystic Pizza" -- to pen its…
The on-again, off-again sale of Harvey Entertainment's comic-book character library to New York-based entertainment company Classic Media is still back on, but its terms have been adjusted -- again.
Manoel de Oliveira has started shooting "Oporto of My Childhood," a film about his hometown. While the pic was intended to be a documentary, after three weeks of shooting it could take a fictional…
Intl. Cinematographers Guild Local 600 president George Spiro Dibie’s name was misspelled in Tuesday’s edition.
Robert Zemeckis will deliver a commencement speech for this year's USC School of Cinema-Television graduating class Friday at the Shrine Auditorium. Cinematographer William A. Fraker also will be on…
The Sundance Institute has selected 13 projects for the annual Filmmakers and Screenwriters Labs, to take place May 29-June 28 at the Sundance Village in Utah.
Jamie Lee Curtis has agreed to a rematch with her oldest foe. Thesp has committed to topline Dimension Films' "Halloween: The Homecoming," volume eight in the ongoing saga of misanthropic mental…
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) will be telling moviegoers this summer not to mess with guns, but he won't be yelling it at an ear-splitting level.
Good Machine Intl. will handle worldwide sales, outside of select Euro territories, on one of the hottest upcoming pics from Europe, Pedro Almodovar's "Talk to Her" (Hable con ella).
A moving target if there ever was one, "Angel Eyes" darts back and forth from being a psychological thriller to a vaguely metaphysical drama to a fate-driven romance. Such a schema may, in the right…