The centerpiece event of the weekend's Hamptons Film Fest was the fete thrown by the William Morris Agency on Saturday to celebrate the world preem of the Jason Alexander-helmed period comedy "Just…
Touted as the most expensive U.S. production ever to be shot in Europe, Paramount's "Enemy at the Gates" will be made at the Babelsberg Studios on the outskirts of Berlin.
Artisan Entertainment's newly established inhouse licensing and merchandising is adding 18 domestic and international licensing deals for "The Blair Witch Project."
Veteran producers Alan Riche and Tony Ludwig have entered into a multilayered partnership with top rock act manager Carl Stubner and indie producer Josh Woodward, creating Eagle Cove Prods.
Phoenix Pictures and Columbia Pictures are in talks with Mike Newell to direct "Shanghai," an epic-sized project scripted by Hossein Amini, who was Oscar nominated for his adaptation of "The Wings of…
In a post-Frankfurt bidding frenzy reminiscent of "The Horse Whisperer," DreamWorks bought screen rights to the Marc Levy novel "If Only It Were True" for $2 million, with Steven Spielberg producing…
Jodie Foster's Paramount-based Egg Pictures is in advanced talks to acquire the rights to "Investigation," a thriller placed into turnaround at USA Films.
Miramax Films has optioned the feature film and publishing rights to Thomas Wheeler's fantasy-adventure manuscript "The Arcanum."
Just 24 hours before "The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc" hit French screens, director Luc Besson appeared to be rethinking his relationship with the pic's producer, Gaumont.
Shooting is set to begin in February on "Ghost World," a low-budget pic based on a comic novella by Daniel Clowes. United Artists will release it domestically.
Despite a lineup of local features that failed to reflect the full monty of current South Korean production, the fourth edition of the Pusan Intl. Film Festival closed Saturday with general agreement…