Diane Lane has signed to star opposite Richard Gere in Adrian Lyne's "Unfaithful" for Fox 2000.
Ben Stiller is now officially in puberty. With producing partner Stuart Kornfeld, the "Zoolander" star and producer has set up Patton Oswalt's script "Puberty" at New Line Cinema, via his Red Hour…
With $1.6 million in studio expenditures and giveaways from more than a dozen promotional partners, Paramount will wrap perhaps the biggest-ever in-theater marketing campaign around its upcoming…
Analyze this: Billy Crystal has been tapped to receive the AFI Star Award at the 2001 U.S. Comedy Arts Festival.
In a low- against mid-six-figure deal, Columbia has optioned the spec script "50 First Kisses," a comedic love story from first-timer George Wing.
Chen Kaige's "Killing Me Softly," starring Heather Graham and Joseph Fiennes, has been sold to Pathe in the U.K. and Amuse Video in Japan.
Chuck Parello's sordid psychopath tale "Ed Gein" and topliner Steve Railsback scooped the best film and actor honors in the fantastic fantasy-film competition at the 33rd Sitges Intl. Film Festival…
A meeting between "Ali" helmer Michael Mann, producer Jon Peters and Columbia Pictures physical production topper Gary Martin has yielded what an insider calls "progress" and ... more talks.
New megaplexes pushed Canuck cinema visits to a 38-year high of 112.8 million in the fiscal year 1998-99, a jump of 12% over the previous term, but attendance at small- and medium-size houses…
Columbia Pictures has acquired the comedy spec "Pearls Before Swans" from tyro scribe Brent Weindling in a deal valued at mid-six against high-six figures.
Mexican director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's "Amores Perros" (Love's a Bitch) won the Gold Hugo at the 36th Chicago Intl. Film Festival Monday night. Pic, the Cannes Intl. Critics Week winner and a…