Labor laws? What labor laws? A well-intentioned gimmick to fill 27 positions in front of and behind the camera of an upcoming film through an Internet auction has backfired, causing original plans to…
MGM has made a deal to develop a feature out of the story of one of the biggest art-fraud scandals of the 20th century for a drama that will be developed as a starring vehicle for Michael Douglas.
Rapid globalization is the top item on the agenda at the ongoing European-focused exhib conference Cinema Expo.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Director Ivan Reitman's next film will be "Evolution," which he described as a return to the "grand-scale" comedy style of his "Ghostbusters" hits. Pic will be for DreamWorks, where Reitman and…
Revolution Studios has paid mid-six figures in rights and scripting fees to make a film based on "Single-Gal Heaven," a recent Elle magazine article about a reporter who dates five dot-com…
A Franco-German film version of "Tosca" will begin shooting later this year in Rome and at studios in Cologne, under the direction of French helmer Benoit Jacquot. "Tosca" will star Angela Georghiu…
Mark Wahlberg has signed to take the lead role in 20th Century Fox's "Planet of the Apes" in a two-picture deal that also includes a sequel.
Mel Gibson fires the first shot today in the battle of the Fourth of July as Sony's "The Patriot" opens with 3,000-plus engagements. The Revolutionary War epic will have two days to itself before…
Nine months after creating the niche unit, Universal Pictures has dubbed its inhouse specialty films division as Universal Focus.
Nominations for this year's Humanitas Prize, recognizing film and television writers whose work champions human values, were announced Tuesday. The winners of this year's eight Humanitas Prizes…
Chinese authorities, cinemas and audiences alike are hungry for U.S. films, resulting in an upswing in the number of Hollywood films approved for release there. The government agreed last November to…