Australian filmmaker Bill Bennett ("Kiss or Kill") will direct "Tempted" for TF1 Intl. The film will star Burt Reynolds, Peter Facinelli ("The Big Kahuna") and Saffron Burrows ("Timecode 2000"). Pic…
As the chaotic London Screenings wrap up today, Fox Searchlight was closing a deal with Intermedia Films for North American rights to the upcoming comedy "Slap Her, She's French" starring Piper…
Julianna Margulies is set to star with Andy Garcia, Jason Robards and Mick Jagger in "The Man From Elysian Fields," a George Hickenlooper-directed drama set to begin shooting. Gold Circle is…
Filmax has sold Dimension Films all English-speaking rights to Spanish horror maven Jaume Balaguero's latest chiller, "The Darkness." It's the second Balaguero pic Dimension has acquired, following…
Clive Owen ("Croupier") has been cast as an assassin on the trail of Matt Damon in Universal's "Bourne Identity." Pic is a contempo adaptation of a Robert Ludlum novel about a man who washes ashore…
Emmy-winning playwright and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and Tony-winning theater producer Jane Harmon will be honored at New York Stage and Film's seventh annual Gala Benefit on Nov. 12 at Manhattan's…
Joe Roth's Revolution Studios will soon be fat with cash. The well-supported fledgling film producer, which has a big output deal at Sony, is finalizing a $400 million credit facility through Chase…
Winners of the 2000 Austin Film Festival's film and screenplay competish were officially announced Wednesday.
British cinematographer Billy Williams has been tapped as winner of the International Achievement Award from the American Society of Cinematographers.
Steven Reuther's Bel Air Entertainment has made a writer out of Rocket Video clerk Jay Friedman with its preemptive mid- against high-six purchase of the heist script "Diamond Dogs."