Dennie Gordon is in negotiations to helm Columbia Pictures laffer, "The Adventures of Joe Dirt."
While the boom in multiplex construction in recent years has resulted in a proliferation of screens in Italy, the number of tickets sold this season has fallen dramatically, with homegrown…
Disney has optioned the college comedy "Scorned," written by Hugh Sterbakov, from a story by actor Seth Green ("Can't Hardly Wait") and Sterbakov. Ben Stiller and Stuart Cornfeld will produce through…
"The Hurricane" punched up its strongest offshore opening thus far in Australia and was quite sturdy in Brazil and South Korea last weekend while "The Green Mile" and "American Beauty" notched…
Academy Award-winning director Jonathan Demme ("Silence of the Lambs") is developing a screenplay adaptation of the novel "Eye in the Door" for USA Films, with scribe Ol Parker penning.
Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett…
Continuing its co-financing binge, Miramax Films has joined forces with Universal Pictures and Canal Plus in financing Working Title's "Bridget Jones' Diary" and "Captain Corelli's Mandolin."
Rudolf Martin ("High Art") will portray Vlad the Impaler in "Passions of Dracula: A True Story," a dramatic thriller about the man who inspired the Count Dracula legend.
Universal Pictures and MGM will co-finance "Hannibal," with U supervising production and distributing internationally. MGM will control the marketing and distribution of the film in United States and…
Artisan Entertainment is set to make good -- not to mention good publicity -- on a laboratory error that eliminated key subtitles from some Gotham prints of Jim Jarmusch's "Ghost Dog: The Way of the…