Warner Bros.' "The Butcher Boy" carved out its position on top of the exclusives roster during its first weekend.
Adam Bernstein's "Six Ways to Sunday" will open the third Gen Art Film Festival on April 29 at the Sony Lincoln Square Theater here. A Stratosphere Entertainment release, "Sunday" stars Norman Reedus…
In many ways the Paris Film Festival took on the personality of its young, press-adverse and indie-spirited jury president, Sean Penn, who the Gauls adoringly call "l'enfant terrible" of American…
MGM has optioned film rights to Douglas Kennedy's upcoming novel "The Job." The studio is negotiating with David Hoberman ("George of the Jungle") to take producing duties on the pic.
Stanley Tucci has signed to play the role of Puck in the Michael Hoffman-directed "Midsummer Night's Dream" for Fox Searchlight.
Nicolas Cage, Im Kwon-Taek, Joan Chen and veteran U.S. directors Robert Frank and John Berry are among the prime guests and tributees expected at this year's San Francisco Intl. Film Festival, it was…
Bathed in the afterglow of the Academy Awards, "Titanic," "As Good as It Gets" and "Good Will Hunting" posted healthy gains abroad last week, while some exhibs bemoaned the scarcity of new releases.
Hoping to do for teen love what "Scream" did for teen gore, Universal Pictures has struck a deal worth north of $3 million for a romantic comedy pitch by "Scream" creator Kevin Williamson, Greg…
DreamWorks has bought film rights to "After You," Kelli Pryor's novel about a woman summoned to the home of a former lover who, after a boating accident, has forgotten everyone in his life but her.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has optioned feature rights to the thriller "The Pledge," a first novel by Rob Kean, as a possible directing vehicle for Phillip Noyce. Warp Films' Lucas Foster will…
While Steven Spielberg continues to set up directing projects such as the A. Scott Berg bio on Charles Lindbergh at his DreamWorks home base, the director is eyeing a New Line project, "The…