"Bridget Jones's Diary" had a socko soph session in its native U.K. and "Miss Congeniality" won plaudits in Mexico over the weekend while other major markets were marking time, awaiting the late…
Lisa Riznikove and Robert Troy have formed Absinthe Pictures, a full-service production shingle, based in West Hollywood. Company will specialize in the development and production of on-air promos…
Scribe producers David Guarascio and Moses Port have inked a four-year, $10 million deal to develop new programming for NBC Studios and take over as showrunners on "Just Shoot Me" from Marsh McCall.
Danica Zimmerman has joined animation/design studio Creative Capers in the post of VP of development, where she will oversee live-action and animated projects for both TV and film.
A 40-minute promo reel of the first feature about the Vietnam War actually made in Vietnam will unspool during the Cannes Film Festival.
Not just instantly forgettable, but beginning to fade from memory even as its images still play across the screen, Edward Burns' "Sidewalks of New York" has an offhand, slag-heap virtue that suggests…
Along with marketing the Jennifer Lopez of today, the Arenas Group is hoping to discover and manage the Jennifer Lopez of tomorrow.
A '70s set coming-of-age story, "Alex in Wonder" is a competent but unremarkable look at a teenager's struggle to deal with family, friendship and hormones. Buoyed by a few recognizable names in its…
Josh Brolin ("Hollow Man") and Timothy Olyphant ("Go") are set to star opposite Sarah Wynter in "Coastlines" for writer-director Victor Nunez, IFC Prods. and Clear Blue Sky Prods.
U.K. distrib Momentum Pictures has forged a ground-breaking alliance with Sky Pictures, the film production arm of satcaster BSkyB. The pair have formed a co-production and acquisition partnership to…
"The Faces of the Moon" is female helmer Guita Schyfter's third and weakest effort. A light ensemble piece about the struggles and aspirations of modern women, verbose pic is neither cinematic nor…