Jennifer Dworkin's epic 2½ hour docu explodes the right wing cliche of the "welfare queen" -- the black woman with a lot of kids and a crack habit -- not by avoiding the stereotype but by fleshing it…
An English-language chiller which oozes technical class but is ultimately just an efficient exercise in style, "Darkness" is a series of powerful sequences which fail to cohere. Jaume Balaguero's…
Universal Pictures has acquired North American distribution rights to "Two Brothers," a film that Jean-Jacques Annaud ("Enemy at the Gates") will direct for French film company Pathe.
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With a seemingly endless appetite for Scooby snacks, Warner Bros. Pictures has hired writers Dan Foreman and Paul Foley to pen a third installment of the "Scooby-Doo" franchise.
Tempted by the prospect of Angelina Jolie howling at the moon, Warner Bros. has optioned the Kelley Armstrong novel "Bitten," with Jolie attached and Industry Entertainment producing under its new…
Cedric the Entertainer will emcee the Producers Guild of America's inaugural Celebration of Diversity, to be held Oct. 28 at the BevWilshire.
As the latest bid in the TV-to-movie franchise game, "I Spy" makes its bigscreen entry with little of the nervy originality of its groundbreaking small-screen progenitor.
Hayden Christensen is in negotiations to join Vince Vaughn and Don Cheadle in New Line Cinema's character-driven thriller "The Other Side of Simple."
John Wells and Killer Films will produce "Nearing Grace," a coming-of-age story adapted by tyro scribe Jacob Estes from Scott Sommer's 1979 novel, "Nearing's Grace."
Fox based Regency Enterprises has promoted Stacy Maes to vice president, production, and has upped Alexa Ort to director of development.