11-year-old Chaille Stovall, who is in final negotiations to make his feature helming debut with Emmett/Furla Films family pic "Camp Grizzly," starring Dan Haggerty. The Florida-based Stovall will…
Unwilling to surrender September to the rival attraction of the Sydney Olympics, Hoyts Cinemas, one of Australia's top three circuits, is counterattacking by slashing ticket prices at all its cinemas…
CBS sitcom stars Ray Romano and Kevin James are teaming to write and star in a comedy pic to be produced by Paramount-based Alphaville. Untitled feature unites the longtime friends, who have helped…
Rosa Filmes has unveiled its most ambitious project to date, designed to consolidate its status as an international production player with strong sales abroad.
MGM is in negotiations with Shutt-Jones Prods. to produce a reimagining of the Peter Sellers comedy "The World of Henry Orient" based on a pitch by Lizzy Weiss. In Weiss' modern-day take, the object…
Scribes Jonathan Gruber and Erik Bress have been hired to pen "Final Destination 2," the sequel to last spring's hit New Line Cinema release.
Fox 2000 has hired "The A-Team." Stephen J. Cannell's smash small-screen skein has been snatched up from turnaround at Universal Pictures by Top Cow Prods.
The Artists Rights Foundation has named director-producer Sydney Pollack as this year's recipient of its John Huston Award for Artists Rights.
Brendan Fraser is in final negotiations to topline "The Quiet American" for Intermedia Films. Based on Graham Greene's 1955 Vietnam-based thriller, the project will be produced by Sony-based Mirage…
Australian directors' long-running quest for copyright ownership of their work suffered a setback when opposition parties in the Senate last week withdrew an amendment that would have conferred…
The Slamdance Film Festival is calling for film, video and digital submissions for its annual Park City event, skedded from Jan. 20-27. Submissions -- which include works of all lengths, genre and…