Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to "Conan the Barbarian" in a deal worth mid-six figures against north of $2 million and plans to mount a feature that will be written and directed by John…
Seasoned Canuck film producer Rock Demers has revived the "Tales for All" kidpic series that he ended three years ago after 16 features. Demers' Montreal-based company, Prods. La Fete, is set to make…
Lucasfilm has inked an exclusive deal with Netcaster AtomFilms.com, which will give "Star Wars" geeks an official Internet home for their unofficial spoofs and documentaries.
Mars will be far off Hollywood's travel itinerary for some time to come after, first, "Mission to Mars" and now this second lousy picture of the year set on that most speculated-about Earthly…
Less than three months after acquiring its own Prague stages, L.A.-based production outfit Milk & Honey is looking to expand.
Shooting Gallery Entertainment, Sandra Bullock's Fortis Films and Evolution Management have pacted to jointly produce "Love Comes to the Executioner," written and to be helmed by award-winning…
Shrewdly released just in time for Christmas and Hanukah gift-giving, "Joseph: King of Dreams" doubtless will enjoy a shelf life that extends far into next year and beyond. The first made-for-video…
The unlikely duo of "Scary Movie" and "Space Cowboys" helped revive the flagging B.O. in a few territories last weekend, while most of Europe remained in a fall stupor.
"Road Trip" writer-director Todd Phillips will be paid $3 million to direct, produce and co-write "Old School," a comedy to be mounted in prestrike fashion for DreamWorks and Montecito partners Ivan…
Propaganda Films has signed a first-look deal with director Luis Mandoki and producer Mimi Polk Gitlin's newly formed production company, Mandolin Entertainment. The first title under the arrangement…
German distrib Kinowelt has made a second key deal for movies in its $300 million Warner Bros. package by licensing a clutch of those titles to German pubcaster ZDF.