The Independent Feature Project has announced director and writer finalists for the third annual Gordon Parks Awards.
Former Universal Pictures acquisitions exec Ted Perkins and Hispanic marketing specialist Juan Carlos Nieto have formed Latin Universe, a new U.S. distrib that will focus on Spanish-lingo and Latino…
As all-American and all-Hollywood as a movie can get in the late '90s, "For Love of the Game" represents a modest personal comeback for star Kevin Costner, in the best combo of his strengths as…
Sandra Bullock's Fortis Films has reupped its production deal at Warner Bros. and is ramping up a quartet of projects, two animated and two live-action, for Bullock to star in.
It was only fitting that Canada's hottest helmer, Atom Egoyan, was in the spotlight at the opening of the Toronto International Film Festival Thursday night. But Egoyan's "Felicia's Journey" is a…
Helmer David Fincher (“Seven”) is in preliminary talks to reteam with Brad Pitt on the indie project “The Mexican.” Pic, penned by J.H. Wyman, will be financed by Newmarket Capital Group for under…
Warner Bros. has snagged the comedy spec script "Can't Get Arrested" by writer Jason Mayland.
A Deauville riddle: Who's got American awards to spare, is lionized in Gaul and speaks French?
Warner Bros. has snagged the spec script "Urban Townie" by tyro writer Jesse Wigutow, beating out Artisan in the process.
Hollywood creatives and cultural conservatives may not be happy with the Motion Picture Assn. of America's 30-year-old content code, but parents still like it, according to a survey commissioned by…
There is yet another ticket-sales controversy at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival. In what is almost an annual rite, some filmgoers in Toronto are loudly complaining about the way tickets are sold for…