Vin Diesel has made a fast and furious rise to the ranks of highly paid young actors, signing a deal that will pay him $10 million to topline "XXX," a Revolution Studios action drama reteaming Diesel…
In a deal worth low-six against mid-six figures, New Line has tapped scribe Lance Khazei to pen "The Mask 2," the sequel to the 1994 hit that starred Jim Carrey and grossed $120 million domestically.
L.A.-based production outfit Halcyon Entertainment has paid high-five against mid-six figures to option the rights to Buddy Sheffield and Erin Ehrlich's script "The Seat Filler."
Tim Burton's primates wrestled sneaky dinosaurs amid fierce competition in Japan last weekend while hot weather zapped the B.O. in most of Europe and "Bridget Jones's Diary" wowed Australian auds.
Universal is willing to take an R rating on "American Pie 2," but was forced to pull out of an agreement with a key promotional partner -- condom manufacturer Ansell Healthcare and its product…
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In a series of licensing deals, Turner Classic Movies has snagged rights to more than 43 movies, shorts and documentaries to add to its ever-expanding film library.
Wednesday is the deadline for submitting scientific and technical achievements for consideration for the 74th annual Academy Awards.