October's "The Apostle" found redemption at the top of the exclusives roster after expanding to New York. Produced, written, directed by and starring Robert Duvall, the story of a preacher wrestling…
Stockard Channing has signed for two starring roles. She's signed to play the aunt of Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman in "Practical Magic," the Warner Bros. adaptation of the Alice Hoffman novel…
The 48th Berlin International Film Festival (Feb. 11-22) announced on Monday the names of its competition jury members.
U.K. sales and production company Handmade Films is backing the directorial debut of Stephen Bayley, who will helm the dramatic comedy "Sweety Barrett," which began shooting Monday in Dublin.
EXCLUSIVELeonard Nimoy, Mark Hamill and John Rhys Davies will lend their voices to Pentafour Films' animated feature "Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists."
Though Danielle Steel sells more books worldwide than just about any author, it has taken her a 30-year career, spanning 69 books, to score her first movie deal with a major studio. Columbia Pictures…
EXCLUSIVEIRS Media co-founder Daniel Raskov has formed a Bay Area production and finance company, Golden Gate Entertainment, backed by a Silicon Valley-based investment fund.
Using a 58-page memo that Orson Welles penned in 1958 as a guide, Universal Studios will restore, re-edit and re-release a "director's edition" of Welles' film noir "Touch of Evil," the studio…
Lindsay Law's Fox Searchlight is near deals for a dream cast for "A Midsummer Night's Dream," the adaptation of the Shakespeare play scripted and to be directed by Michael Hoffman. According to…
Though it features elements of the usual bad-taste and drag-camp humor, standup comic and TV writer Louis C.K.'s debut feature, "Tomorrow Night," is at heart a midnight movie of a different stripe.
EXCLUSIVEWith a burgeoning slate of projects in development at their new Hollywood digs, "Soul Food" filmmakers George Tillman and Robert Teitel have hired Kathryn Tyus-Adair as vice president of…