Halfway through its 10-pic distribution and financing arrangement with Millennium Films, Emmett/Furla Films has reupped for an additional five pictures. The alliance also has given a greenlight to…
The rise and fall of Enron is a spectacle to rival any Hollywood disaster movie and the town is taking notice. The last few weeks have seen scores of book deals on the corporate debacle, and a…
Larry Kasanoff's Threshold Entertainment has purchased all remake rights to the Japanese 1994 anime blockbuster "Ninja Scroll" from Japanese anime studio Madhouse. Acquisition marks Threshold's first…
USA Home Entertainment is being dissolved as a result of Vivendi Universal's $10.3 billion acquisition of USA Networks in December, USA and Universal executives confirmed Tuesday.
MGM has given the 20th James Bond pic a most 007-like title, "Die Another Day."
Hot off his feature helming debut with New Line Cinema's "All About the Benjamins," Kevin Bray will direct an English-language remake of the Luc Besson-produced action comedy "Taxi" for 20th Century…
It's a 21st century, Oscar-campaign version of the Mickey Rooney-Judy Garland plots: Let's find a theater and put on a show.
Good Machine Intl., along with brothers Pedro and Augustin Almodovar's El Deseo shingle, is finalizing a deal to finance through foreign sales "My Life Without Me," a roughly $3 million pic to be…
Gary Hamilton, the longest-serving seller of Australian films to overseas markets, will step down from Beyond Films March 27.
Sony Corp. has agreed to pay the state of Connecticut $326,000 for using bogus movie review blurbs attributed to a state newspaper in promoting several of its films last year.
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