Belgian producer Paul Breuls' production and financing outfit Corsan Prods. has greenlit Nicholas Meyer's (HBO's "Vendetta") $20 million feature "Spoils," which Meyer co-wrote with Ron Roose…
Charlotte Rampling will officially open the 2001 Cannes Film Festival on May 9, fest prexy Gilles Jacob announced Wednesday. She will also present the final awards on May 20.
Jerry Bruckheimer Films has purchased the film rights, based on a five-page book proposal, to "The Bureau and the Mole" by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Vise.
Oscar-nominated scribe Terry George ("In the Name of the Father") has come on board to adapt the British miniseries "Trust" for Warner Bros. Pictures, with Catherine Zeta-Jones attached in the…
Peter Murrieta is scripting an untitled Horatio Sanz comedy for Paramount.
Gerard Depardieu and his son Guillaume are set to star in the 35 million franc ($4.8 million) "Honor Thy Father," a feature film about a complex father-son relationship.
MDP Worldwide has paid low-six against low-seven figures to acquire the epic disaster screenplay "Firespill," written by Matt Oppenheimer.
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In the film business, the only thing harder to cope with than failure is unexpected success. Four years ago, a trio of inexperienced filmmakers with decidedly arthouse leanings produced a little film…
Pasolini, Cattaneo and Beaufoy were never a team, just three individuals who came together on a single project with spectacular effect. Each has won an equal share of the credit for the success of…
At first glance, 2000 was a flat year for the seven U.S. majors at overseas theaters, as the studios' combined rentals outside North America tallied $2.23 billion -- a slender improvement on 1999's…
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