Juliette Lewis ("Way of the Gun") and Gina Gershon ("The Insider") have signed on to star in "Claire's Hat," a film noir comedy to be directed by Bruce McDonald ("Hard Core Logo").
Hyde Park Entertainment has purchased "Running Out of Time," a mystery-thriller pitch with an e-mail hook, from writer Michael Wright ("Dangerous Attraction") for low- against mid-six figures.
Scribes Travis Wright and John Glenn, who sold their spec "Red World" to Disney-based Jerry Bruckheimer Films two months ago, have closed a deal to refashion Jules Verne's classic novel "Journey to…
Eighteen months after Jackie Chan and a host of other Hong Kong entertainers took to the streets to protest the government's lack of action in combating piracy, a leading official has claimed that…
John Langley, co-creator and exec producer of Fox's "Cops," has teamed with comic book guru Stan Lee to create "Police Force 2220," a weekly online animated series to bow later this year.
Alcon Entertainment has acquired the rights to produce two projects: "The Alchemist," a political spy action-thriller, and the dramatic comedy "A Little Love," based on the novel by C.C. Medina. Both…
After 22 years of feisty independence, J&M Entertainment, the U.K.'s oldest film sales company, has been sold to IN-motion, a little-known German media group, for $18.5 million.
Dimension Films has scared up the rights to "Park Avenue Ghost," a comedy pitch to be scripted by Peter Wortmann and Bob Conte. The film is being conjured up as a potential vehicle for Rupert Everett…
Publishing and TV exec John Gibbons has taken up the post of CEO at Aurum, Spain's second-biggest indie pic distributor and, over the past year, one of its largest mainstream producers.
Great reviews and powerful word of mouth propelled the world preem of UIP's "Billy Elliot" to impressive numbers in Great Britain.
A strike by civic workers here could soon affect film and television production and bring the curtain down on the three city-run playhouses.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions