William Mapother is multitasking: He has inked a deal with Tom Cruise's Paramount-based C/W Prods. to rework an untitled comedy owned by the shingle and has joined the cast of the indie pic "In the…
Non-fiction filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman will be feted with achievement awards during Outfest 2000: The Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
In August, Disney will return "Fantasia 2000" to Imax theaters, where its worldwide grosses reached a healthy $64 million during an exclusive four-month run earlier this year. Executives with Imax…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Sony's Columbia Pictures has purchased an untitled pitch from scribe Eric Champnella for $250,000 against $500,000.
Barry Blaustein, helmer of the wrestling documentary "Beyond the Mat," is in negotiations with Universal to direct "The Gelfin," a script he and writing partner David Sheffield sold to Imagine…
Writer-director Cameron Crowe is in early negotiations to develop and helm "Shockproof Sydney Skate," based on the novel by Marijane Meaker, for Fox 2000. "Shockproof" is a coming-of-age story about…
Gerard Butler ("Mrs. Brown") will need to grow fangs: He has been cast as Dracula in Dimension Films' "Wes Craven Presents: Dracula 2000."
The arthouse acquisitions troika who run Sony Pictures Classics -- Michael Barker, Tom Bernard and Marcie Bloom -- will receive the industry lifetime achievement award at the IFP Gotham Awards gala…
The Independent Film Channel-backed Next Wave Films has signed on to finance "Paper Chasers," a digital documentary about hip-hop entrepreneurs currently in production under the helm of Maxie Collier.
Rookie screenwriting team Jason Marx and Ben Loory have signed two deals -- one with USA Films and Jodie Foster's Egg Pictures, another with Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia Films and…
Hollywood Software has announced it has launched business-to-business portal TheatricalDistribution.com, a tool for domestic film distribs and exhibs. Site provides various marketing and distribution…