MGM/United Artists has inked with local distrib-exhib Filmes do Estacao for theatrical distribution of indie and art fare.
J.K. Rowling is to give a reading from her fifth "Harry Potter" book at London's Royal Albert Hall that will go out live on the Internet in what is expected to be the biggest Web event of its kind.
Granada and Redbus Film Distribution have reached an out-of-court settlement in their legal dispute over Brian Gilbert's horror movie "The Gathering."
A wrangle between rights holders of the "Asterix and Obelix" comicbooks and Claude Berri's Renn Prods. threatens to put the kibosh on tentpole pic "Asterix 3: Asterix in Spain," jeopardizing the…
Fox World, the international format arm of Fox Studios, has inked a deal with producer-exec Tim Crescenti to expand the division's activities into new markets.
Pearl Gluck's "Divan" is a personal diary film that traces a woman's quest for individual and cultural identity through her stubborn fixation on an object, in her case a couch. Pic may stall in cable…
Bill Mechanic's Pandemonium production shingle, formed in September 2000 after he resigned as chairman of Fox Filmed Entertainment, is closing in on a financing deal.
In a preemptive buy Tuesday morning, Spyglass Entertainment purchased holiday comedy spec "Four Christmases" for $650,000 against $1 million.
Johnny Knoxville has been set to join the Rock in "Walking Tall," the MGM remake being directed by Kevin Bray. Knoxville will be paid a career best $5 million, sources said.
Chris Zarpas will join Evolution Management as a manager and producer starting in July.
Martin Scorsese is filling out his cast for his Howard Hughes biopic and Leonardo DiCaprio starrer, "The Aviator."