Betty Thomas is in final talks with Columbia Pictures to direct and produce the comedy "Surviving Christmas." "Christmas" storyline centers on a lonely guy who essentially rents himself a family for…
Shifting gears yet again in his ever-eclectic career, Bruce Willis lands in family-film slop in "Disney's The Kid." Audrey Wells' original script pirouettes on a reasonably intriguing fantasy premise…
Carly Pope (the WB's "Popular") and Dash Mihok ("A Perfect Storm") have joined the cast of Shavick Entertainment's "Finders Fee," which starts filming Tuesday in Vancouver, B.C.
Mark A. Curcio, co-chief exec officer for Artisan Entertainment, has stepped down, making room for co-CEO Amir Malin to take complete control over the company and its future growth. Bill Block…
The Indian sub-continent will soon have its first Imax theater -- in Mumbai, the region's top cinema city. Adlabs, India's leading film processing laboratory, and Imax Canada unveiled an agreement…
Principal photography has begun on the Dick Maas- directed "The Elevator," an English-language remake of Maas' 1983 noirish Dutch cult classic "The Lift" (De Lift) and the second of a two-pic package…
Director James Toback has completed casting on his next film, "Harvard Man," with Sarah Michelle Gellar to be joined by Joey Lauren Adams ("Big Daddy"), Rebecca Gayheart ("Jawbreaker"), Adrian…
Mark A. Curcio, co-chief exec officer for Artisan Entertainment, has stepped down from his post following a power struggle with newly named sole CEO Amir Malin.
Producing partners George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh are set to produce "The Jacket," a Mandalay film that was scripted and will be directed by Marc Rocco and distributed domestically by Paramount.
Film and television editing equipment powerhouse Avid Technology Inc. has donated 60 of its latest Avid Xpress systems to the University of Southern California's School of Cinema-Television. "The…