Artisan Entertainment bested at least five other suitors to buy screen rights to Rex Pickett's unpublished novel "Side Ways" with a commitment for "Election" helmer Alexander Payne to adapt and…
The Walt Disney Co. has purchased an untitled action pitch from scribes Cyrus Voris and Ethan Reiff for a mid against high six figures.
Lux Pictures and indie helmer Michael Oblowitz ("This World, Then the Fireworks") are gearing up for their next project, "Flying With One Wing."
After several disappointing movies (e.g., "Batman and Robin," "8MM"), Joel Schumacher takes a step in the right direction with "Flawless," a small-scale, intimate serio-comedy centering on the…
In a racy debut worthy of the pic's curtain-raising Thames River chase, MGM's James Bond pic, "The World Is Not Enough," took in an estimated $37.2 million over the weekend.
In a rare case of a U.S. distributor acquiring an Italian-language production at script stage, Fine Line Features is negotiating to pick up North American rights to "Domani" (Tomorrow), the…
Steven Spielberg officially unveiled the Shoah Foundation's digital library on Sunday night as part of the filmmaker's six-year mission to educate the public about the Holocaust.
Kodak said it plans to expand the services offered at its Hollywood-based Entertainment Imaging division in order to define its strategies for digital cinema.
Filmmakers who are members of Independent Feature Project/West will be able to hold free screenings of their pictures at Laemmle's Sunset 5 theaters in Los Angeles under a new program announced…
The specter of "Pulp Fiction" looms over "EverybodyLovesSunshine," an urban crime drama set in gang-dominated northern England that never manages to be more than third-rate Tarantino. While pic is…