Twenty years after his death, Philip K. Dick is the hottest sci-fi writer around. In a deal valued at $200,000 against $2 million, Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to Dick's semi-autobiographical…
Sherman Alexie's "The Business of Fancydancing" was voted the most popular pic at the 8th Victoria Independent Film & Video Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
Sharing a podium does not come naturally in Hollywood, as the producers of New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" are discovering.
I enjoy Peter Bart’s insights into the biz as I am a regular reader of his columns. There is a certain determination about his topics that shows he knows not only about what he is talking, but much…
Author-screenwriter Ryne Douglas Pearson has made a deal to adapt the Ken Follett novel "Code for Zero" for Columbia and Red Wagon's Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher, while at the same time closing a…
Senator Intl. has acquired worldwide rights excluding German-speaking territories to German-lingo romantic comedy "Vaya con Dios."
The fourth annual BAMkids Film Festival is set to unspool March 9.
First Look Media has taken North American rights to "Elling," an Academy Award nominee for foreign language picture. First Look Pictures will release the pic from Norway in summer.
Zee Telefilms will release its second film, "Mitr -- My Friend," on Thursday, hoping to reproduce the huge box office success of its Hindi-lingo co-production "Gadar -- A Love Story" last year.
Hong Kong's Motion Picture Industry Assn. has joined the fight against piracy by launching the city's first online film copyright database.