Hyde Park and Film Roman will pay low- against mid-six figures for "Heist," a pitch by busy tyro scribe Simon Kinberg that the two production companies will jointly develop.
Tim O'Hair, previously director of development, was promoted to VP of production at Universal Pictures Tuesday.
Global Television has set up a C$750,000 ($500,000) fund to help first-time British Columbia-based producers make documentaries that "reflect the unique experience of life on Canada's west coast."…
Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to "Conan the Barbarian" in a deal worth mid-six figures against north of $2 million and plans to mount a feature that will be written and directed by John…
Seasoned Canuck film producer Rock Demers has revived the "Tales for All" kidpic series that he ended three years ago after 16 features. Demers' Montreal-based company, Prods. La Fete, is set to make…
Lucasfilm has inked an exclusive deal with Netcaster AtomFilms.com, which will give "Star Wars" geeks an official Internet home for their unofficial spoofs and documentaries.
Less than three months after acquiring its own Prague stages, L.A.-based production outfit Milk & Honey is looking to expand.
Shooting Gallery Entertainment, Sandra Bullock's Fortis Films and Evolution Management have pacted to jointly produce "Love Comes to the Executioner," written and to be helmed by award-winning…
The unlikely duo of "Scary Movie" and "Space Cowboys" helped revive the flagging B.O. in a few territories last weekend, while most of Europe remained in a fall stupor.
"Road Trip" writer-director Todd Phillips will be paid $3 million to direct, produce and co-write "Old School," a comedy to be mounted in prestrike fashion for DreamWorks and Montecito partners Ivan…
Propaganda Films has signed a first-look deal with director Luis Mandoki and producer Mimi Polk Gitlin's newly formed production company, Mandolin Entertainment. The first title under the arrangement…
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