Moviefan Scandinavia, a new Copenhagen, Denmark-based production company, will launch its first feature at the Mifed market in Milan, Italy, in November.
Universal Focus and Working Title 2 have greenlit the horror thriller "Long Time Dead" with Lukas Haas ("The Pearl") toplining.
Mel Gibson came to town, riding on his pony. But Warner Bros.' "Storm" blew up and decimated Sony. Yes, the Fourth of July B.O. offered a familiar tune. But George Clooney & Co. rewrote the lyrics…
Indican Pictures has picked up domestic distribution on the festival hit "Cleopatra's Second Husband." Pic is the feature helming debut of Jon Reiss, who also directed the hit documentary "Better…
In its foreign preem, "The Perfect Storm" was easily outgunned by "Gone in 60 Seconds" in Australia over the weekend, while "Chicken Run" had a riotous debut in the U.K. and "Dinosaur" wowed Brazil…
Adam Goldberg and Rose McGowan will star in the indie pic "Fast Sofa," based on Bruce Craven's novel of the same name.
In an about-face for "About Schmidt," the project in turnaround from Sony's Columbia Pictures will soon land at New Line Cinema. Based loosely on the 1996 novel by Louis Begley, "Schmidt" reunites…
Gilles Jacob has officially taken over as president of the Cannes Intl. Film Festival, he confirmed Tuesday, while the question of who will succeed him as artistic director remains unresolved -- and…
June's box office results elicited a common response among distribs, exhibs and anyone interested in making money: Bring on July.
Keystone Entertainment, best known for its production of the $150 million "Air Bud" franchise, has launched domestic theatrical distribution operation Keystone Releasing.
Charles Sturridge has been attached to direct a feature version of J.M. Coetzee's Booker Prize-winning novel "Disgrace."