International sales and distribution company Myriad Pictures has come onboard to fully finance the $20 million drama "People I Know," starring Al Pacino. Oscar winner Kim Basinger ("L.A…
On the heels of his current box office success with "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," for Sony Pictures Classics, director Ang Lee is in early talks to direct "Hulk" for Universal Pictures. Gale Anne…
Neil Jordan’s option of Peter Carey’s “The True History of the Kelly Gang” was made through his Company of Wolves banner, which has a deal with DreamWorks. Information was incorrect in Wednesday’s…
"Cast Away," "Gladiator," "Mission: Impossible 2," "The Perfect Storm," "Space Cowboys," "U-571," and "Unbreakable" are the seven films being considered for this year's sound editing Oscar statuette.
Mikel Etxagibel has been named general manager, and effective No. 2, at the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival.
Film nominees for the Producers Guild of America's Golden Laurel Awards -- a key indicator for Academy Awards selections -- skewed toward historic and coming-of-age dramas with "Almost Famous,"…
Standup comedian Charles Fleischer, the voice of Roger Rabbit, will be the host for the 51st annual American Cinema Editors Eddie Awards on Feb. 25.
Lakeshore Intl. and Italian distribbber RAI Cinema have signed a multiyear acquisition agreement under which Lakeshore will act as RAI's exclusive agent to acquire U.S.-produced motion pictures for…
First there was "Billy Elliot," about a boy who dances his way out of adversity. Now there's "Thunderpants," about a boy who achieves glory with a less attractive talent -- breaking wind.
IFC Films has acquired all North American distribution rights to David and Laurie Gwen Shapiro's award- winning documentary "Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale" from Next Wave…