Actors Ed Harris and Amy Madigan have joined forces with Elton John's Rocket Pictures to develop a movie based on A.L. Kennedy's Scottish novel "So I Am Glad."
The sixth annual Avignon/New York Film Festival will roll out two dozen French and American indie films, including the U.S. preem of Cannes official selection "Happy Lives" helmed by Jacques Maillot.
Though in outline it's basically the same I-need-a-man gay date movie we've seen a lot of lately ("Trick," "Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss," "Relax ... It's Just Sex," "Jeffrey"), "Punks" differs in…
First-timers dominated the Writers Guild of America nominations announced Wednesday, with only three WGA veterans among the 13 nominated for feature scripts. And it's a year of hyphens, as six of the…
In a sign that Hollywood is outpacing Gotham publishers in the race to acquire content, Sony's Columbia Pictures has paid mid-six figures on "The Rich Part of Life." The first novel by former USA…
The top toppers at all seven major studios are banding together to clear the way for widespread distribution of U.S. features in China.
The man who took audiences inside the brain of John Malkovich has come up with another offbeat excursion into "Human Nature."
Ron Bass is set to pen the adaptation of "Headhunters," a comic novel picked up by Fox last fall.
Helmer Stephen Herek ("Mr. Holland's Opus") is tuning up for "Metal God" at Warner Bros. He has tapped Timothy Spall ("Topsy Turvy"), Timothy Olyphant ("Go") and Dominic West ("Midsummer Night's…
MGM is negotiating with Chris Klein to play the lead role in "Rollerball," the John McTiernan-directed remake of the futuristic action pic that will begin production this year.
An above-average frolic in the usually dire terrain of intentional camp, "Psycho Beach Party" kicks some good-natured sand in the face of two early-'60s genres: teenage surfer sagas and Robert…