Make-or-break season arrives today, with "Gladiator" opening in 2,938 playdates and Sony's "I Dreamed of Africa" bowing in 2,112. With half of majors' annual theatrical revenue on the line over the…
Rick Bieber Prods. has inked an Internet content creation deal with short-film distribber QuickBand Networks to create 12 pics in the 10-minute range over the next two years. Pics will explore urban…
Pixar Animation Studios said Thursday it signed "The Iron Giant" helmer, writer and animator Brad Bird to direct a series of computer-generated pics beginning with his first this month, while former…
Jordana Brewster, who starred in "The Faculty" and "The '60s," has joined the cast of Universal's street-racing drama "Redline."
Tarak Ben Ammar's Quinta Communications has invested in the $30 million pic "Midnight Return," a sequel to "Midnight Express," in return for rights in France, Spain, Italy and the U.K.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 31 finalists for the 27th annual Student Academy Awards.
Robbie and Ellen Little's Overseas Filmgroup, which put together such pics as "Waking Ned Devine" and Julie Taymor's "Titus," has announced a deal with Rosemary Street for a $17 million investment in…
Patrick Le Lay, chief of French free TV network TF1, has revealed plans to make the first European remake of an American film.
Call it the deal that would not die. On again, off again negotiations to place David Fincher at the helm of David Koepp's $4 million spec "The Panic Room" for Columbia seem close to yielding an…
Return the wedding gifts, the pending marriage between Imagine Entertainment and DreamWorks SKG has been called off, and it doesn't look like the two will enter an altared state anytime soon.