Grosvenor Park, the Anglo-Canadian film financier, is moving into Germany to raise DM1.05 billion ($504 million) for international production.
The Art Directors Guild has tapped production designers for "The Cell," "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," "Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas," "Gladiator" and "The Patriot" as nominees for…
Heads are spinning in publishing circles in the wake of Jonathan Karp's boomerang-like trajectory from Random House to Hollywood -- and back -- after five weeks in the saddle as a production veep at…
Former Senator Film distribution chief Alfred Holighaus is rumored to be in talks to become artistic director at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival after Dieter Kosslick takes the reins next year.
In a timely acquisition, Zeitgeist Films has picked up domestic rights to "Lumumba," Haitian helmer Raoul Peck's biopic about Patrice Emery Lumumba, the Congo's first prime minister.
Like most children's bookstores in America, L.A.'s Storyopolis has a section showcasing books likely to appeal to Harry Potter fans. These days, it's as popular with Hollywood execs as with kids.
Steve Buscemi has signed on to play a major supporting role in Paramount Pictures' "Domestic Disturbance," which started principal photography Monday in North Carolina. Harold Becker is directing the…
Multiplex operator CinemaxX is introducing an alternative to the movie-going experience with a new "Sing Along" evening.
Wolfgang Petersen, whose box office tsunami with Warner Bros.' "The Perfect Storm" capped a string of four films each more successful than the last, will receive the director of the year award at…
Scribes Will McRobb and Chris Viscardi ("Snow Day") are in final negotiations to adapt Louise Rennison's young adult novel "Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging" for Nickelodeon Movies/Paramount…