Following a protracted negotiation process, Trimark Pictures has acquired North American rights to the Sundance pic "Songcatcher" for low seven figures.
Renee Zellweger will topline the Working Title comedy "Bridget Jones' Diary," an adaptation of the Helen Fielding bestseller about a single woman in her 30s. The character is as popular in London as…
Paris-based sales and production outfit TF1 International has pacted with Sony Pictures Classics and Edward Pressman and Terrence Malick's production venture Columbine Prods. to co-produce "The…
Talks to place Harrison Ford in "Traffic," Steven Soderbergh's ensemble piece on the drug trade, have collapsed. Ford has opted instead to do an actioner, one that longtime agent Pat McQueeny says…
It's nothing but net for "Sky Hook," an improbably inspirational mix of wartime drama and sports saga, trumpeted by one ad as "a warm human story about bombings and basketball!"
Paramount Classics is near a deal to acquire the North American, South African, Australian and Latin American rights to Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize co-winner "You Can Count on Me."
While the Art Directors Guild traces its genesis back to 1924, it wasn't until "Gone With the Wind" producer David O. Selznick agreed to give the new credit of production designer to William Cameron…
As strange as it may sound, "About Adam," Gerard Stembridge's smartly sexy romantic comedy, could be described as a cross between Pasolini's "Teorema" and "Four Weddings and a Funeral." Appealing…
The Producers Guild of America has selected "The Blair Witch Project" producers Gregg Hale and Robin Cowie as recipients of its Todd AO Nova Award to honor the year's most promising emerging film…
Sylvester Stallone is set to star in Seven Arts Intl.'s "Morton Orwell" (otherwise known as "Confidence"). Announcement was made to buyers at Wednesday's opening of the American Film Market in Santa…