Warner Bros. Pictures is negotiating with Frank Miller and Geoff Darrow for the feature rights to their acclaimed 1992 comic book "Hard Boiled," with David Fincher attached to direct and Nicolas Cage…
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Columbia Pictures is doing barrel rolls over scribe Simon Kinberg, who's been hired to pen the actioner "Air Show" for Wonderland.
Gotham-based distrib Cowboy Booking Intl. will now be known officially as Cowboy Pictures. Company partners John Vanco and Noah Cowan have also made several key personnel changes and planned a move…
A minor-league comedy-drama about Major League Baseball hopefuls, "Summer Catch" is a modestly amusing trifle that likely will score a few runs in the megaplexes before heading into extra innings in…
A new fund seeking to raise euro7.5 million ($6.85 million) has been launched by German production company, Kinostar Filmproduktion, looking to back two English lingo projects, "Bounty Hunters" and…
New Delhi's Asian film festival Cinefan 3 will kick off Sunday with "Clouds of May," by Turkey's Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Supported by local government, the fest will feature more than 50 films and will…
"Bubble Boy" is an anarchic comedy fatally lacking a genuinely anarchic guiding sensibility. It's a vignetteish goofball farce about a young man living inside a germ-resistant bubble who undertakes a…
Philip Kaufman will direct and playwright John Guare will pen a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's "Suspicion" for Dimension Films and RKO.
Universal is trying to keep its half-nelson hold on grappler-turned-movie star The Rock, aka Dwayne Johnson.
"Bridget Jones's Diary" will make its French debut at the 12th Dinard Festival of British Film (Oct. 4-7), whose highlights this year include a tribute to the late John Gielgud.