In a deal to be worth high-six figures against $1.5 million, Bill Mechanic's Pandemonium is preemptively in final negotiations to take the film rights to "Fire," a work-in-progress from Sebastian…
Jon Shiffman has been appointed to the newly created post of chief financial officer for financing, distribution and production entity Myriad Pictures.
Daniel Salzman and John Kasselakis have sold their spec "Infidel" to Miramax Films, with Antonio Banderas' Green Moon Prods. in final negotiations to produce and Banderas to star. Pic is a spy…
Melissa Carter has sold her romantic comedy spec "Little Black Book" to Revolution Studios, with Julia Roberts and Deb Schindler's Shoelace Prods. to produce along with William Sherak and Jason…
Linda Fiorentino was sued Tuesday by German producer Art Oko Film, which claims that the actress' prima donna conduct led to the demise of the Georgia O'Keefe biopic "Till the End of Time."
Danish director Lars von Trier's new $9 million feature, "Dogville," will shoot after any U.S. writers and actors strikes, as thesp Nicole Kidman is too busy with "The Hour" to meet the pic's…
The Walt Disney Co. has enlisted John Killoran to pen "Minute Men," based on the original script by David Diamond and David Weissman, for on-lot producer Andrew Gunn via his Gunn Films shingle.
If Paris were destroyed tomorrow and the recipe for true love lost, archeologists could reconstruct both to perfection from just a reel of "Amelie From Montmartre." Jean-Pierre Jeunet's fresh, funny…
Miramax Films has made a deal to turn Alex Witchel's upcoming Knopf novel "Me Times Three" into a romantic comedy, with Gwyneth Paltrow attached to star.
Sony couldn't have asked for a more ringing endorsement of its new high-definition 24P CineAlta camera than George Lucas getting on a stage to state, "I can safely say that I will never shoot another…
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