Beacon Pictures has tapped Tom Rickman to pen "Back to the Moon," an adventure about the hijacking of a space shuttle. Last fall, Beacon optioned the rights to the novel of the same name by Homer…
Veteran producer and director Sydney Pollack and his Sony-based Mirage Enterprises will produce an untitled romantic comedy from red-hot scribe Susannah Grant for Columbia Pictures.
There's no doubt that, without deferments, "The English Patient" -- which earned nine Academy Awards and a $225 million worldwide box-office -- would never have been made.
Julianne Moore, Oscar-nommed for her performance in Columbia's "The End of the Affair" is in early talks to topline "I Was Amelia Earhardt" at Fine Line Features.
Antonio Banderas and Ethan Hawke are on board as Oscar presenters. The 72nd annual Academy Awards will be broadcast from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium Sunday on ABC.
Forty-five men and women stand motionless, staring at a small brass plaque. They do not say a word. Each silently reads about the hundreds of U.S. soldiers entombed, almost 60 years ago, in the…
Motion Picture Assn. of America chief Jack Valenti has weighed in against those who have criticized the historical accuracy of "The Hurricane" with a strong defense of the film's message.
Castle Rock has made a preemptive seven-figure deal for an original pitch by Tony Gilroy, whose last script, "Proof of Life," is in production for Castle Rock, with Taylor Hackford directing Meg…
Dennie Gordon is in negotiations to helm Columbia Pictures laffer, "The Adventures of Joe Dirt."
While the boom in multiplex construction in recent years has resulted in a proliferation of screens in Italy, the number of tickets sold this season has fallen dramatically, with homegrown…