The truth is out there -- again. 20th Century Fox is negotiating with Chris Carter and Frank Spotnitz to write and produce a second feature based on Carter's long-running hit TV series "The X-Files."…
As if audiences needed any more enticement to line up for "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," Lucasfilm said Tuesday it would ship theaters a new trailer for "Star Wars, Episode II -- Attack of…
TV writers Eve Ahlert and Dennis Drake are breaking out as feature screenwriters in love with romantic comedy.
Salles has dropped out of directing "The Assumption" for DreamWorks and Intermedia, citing creative differences.
In a case with more plot twists than the film from which it stems, an aspiring screenwriter is claiming Steven Spielberg stole his idea for DreamWorks' 1998 pic "Small Soldiers."
Roger Donaldson ("Thirteen Days") has inked to replace James Foley as helmer of "The Farm" for producers Spyglass Entertainment and Disney.
Borrowing the ideas and themes of successful films like the Czech "Kolya" and the Brazilian "Central Station," "Malunde" is a feel-good post-apartheid South African set road movie about the…
Catch 23 Entertainment has acquired worldwide film rights to "Just a Pilgrim," the comicbook created by Garth Ennis, who also created printed toon "Preacher" and is writer of the comic "Punisher."
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
As a teen, Michael Elliot lived on the streets of Philadelphia, often spending winter nights in the subway to stay warm. Now the 34-year-old rap entrepreneur-turned-screenwriter has found a home in…
Pirate radio stations and warehouse rave parties have made it hip to keep a low profile. Several film companies are following a similar path by releasing more and more pics without ratings.