Art distribbery Phaedra Cinema has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Film Four Intl.'s "Fever Pitch" starring Colin Firth and Ruth Gemmell.
After two months of talks in Hollywood, French helmer Jean Jacques Beineix is still searching for a co-financier for his upcoming $60 million vampire film “Deal of the Millennium,” which is skedded…
Justin Walker, Ryan Reynolds, Matthew Lawrence, Judge Reinhold, Shelley Duvall and Richard Moll have just wrapped the teen horror comedy "Big Monster on Campus."
Medusa, the feature film division of Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest media empire, has tapped a CEO and is readying its first film projects. The company also recently acquired Blockbuster Italy and is…
After years of frustrated negotiation with successive governments, the Spanish film industry finally looks set to enjoy a tax shelter that could plough some $20 million to $35 million extra…
"Men in Black" scripter Ed Solomon and 24-year-old "Pleasantville" co-producer Edward Lynn have signed a three-year, first-look deal with Columbia Pictures, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
"Last Night," the feature directing debut of actor-writer Don McKellar that nabbed the Prix de la Jeunesse (Youth Prize) at Cannes, will open the Perspective Canada section of the 23rd Toronto…
Norah Films' producer Roee Sharon and writer/director Heywood Gould of Tolmitch Prods. have partnered to form Tolmitch/Norah Films to co-produce a slate of features budgeted under $10 million.
The Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Dept. has awarded the Independent Feature Project/West a $150,000 grant to expand the org's Project: Involve.
Scott Caan, son of thesp James Caan, and Mia Kirshner, who starred in Atom Egoyan's "Exotica," will co-star in director-scribe Rob Schmidt's first feature, "Saturn," along with Leo Burmester and…
William Sasso has landed a role in New Line's comedy "Dairy Queens."