Scribe David Self, who penned New Line's soon-to-be-released "Thirteen Days," has sold the pitch "The Wing" to Universal Studios for roughly $1.5 million. Project is intended for Jonathan Mostow…
Modi Entertainment has pacted with the Vancouver Film School to set up 20 animation schools in India over five years.
Production/distribution banner Medusa Film has acquired financially troubled Lanterna Magica, one of Italy's most established animation boutiques, paving the way for an expansion into toon features…
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Online Studio Flixer.com has tapped the filmmakers of "Big Day ... Big Time" as the first winner of its online moviemaker challenge the George Huang Project.
Motion Picture Assn. chairman-CEO Jack Valenti commended U.S. Trade Representative Charlene Barshefsky Monday for redoubling efforts to help spread more American movies, music and TV programs to…
"ER" regular Michael Michele has been cast as one of the leads in Sony Pictures' "Ali," opposite Will Smith, Jamie Foxx, Mario Van Peebles, Jeffrey Wright and Mykelti Williamson.
Peter Bogdanovich is wrapping "The Cat's Meow," which has been shooting at the Adlershof Studios since November.
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" star Michelle Yeoh is being courted to star in the two sequels of "The Matrix," which Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures will start shooting next year.
Tangled in a creative limbo even more troublesome than its title suggests, "South of Heaven, West of Hell" is a quasi-metaphysical revenge Western that remains as elusive as a distant mirage on a…
With 10 nominations, DreamWorks/Universal's "Gladiator" and USA Films' "Traffic" (with nine) led the field of noms for the fifth annual Golden Satellite Awards, to be presented by the International…