An assured ensembler about the antics of family and friends in the day or so following a 75-year-old woman's death, " Milk" milks its slim premise for all it's worth. A promising debut for U.S.-born…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has purchased a pitch for "Extinction" from the creative team of Laura Harckom and Chris Leone. Deal was for low-six against mid-six figures.
"I don't want to be the Marcia Brady of the new millennium!" declares a petulant Sarah Reeves Merrin (a.k.a. Jennifer Love Hewitt) toward the end of the pie-eyed pilot of Hewitt's notoriously…
A sprightly, well-lensed but uncertain debut feature from well-regarded Spanish scriptwriter Juan Potau, "Don't Breathe ... Love Is in the Air" doesn't live up to its premise. Interesting characters…
Indie company Interlight Pictures, currently in production on "Driven," has shelled out a high six-figure sum for "Rubicon," an original script by Kevin Elders.
Though features shot on video and released theatrically are already a cottage industry in the U.S., the practice is still new in Gaul, where one such pic, "Swamp!," had the chutzpah to go up against…
A neglected figure despite the recent vogues for retro swing and lounge sounds, trumpeter, vocalist, singer and composer Louis Prima gets overdue appreciation in this latest effort by veteran…
Columbia Pictures has ponied up $700,000 for a pitch from scribes Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett.
A cleanly told, somewhat old-fashioned college drama about personal integrity and making adult choices, "The Sterling Chase" --- reminiscent of "The Paper Chase" in more than just title --- reps a…
In the fourth and penultimate installment of his increasingly ambitious "Cremaster" series, 32-year-old phenom Mathew Barney has created a visually stunning experimental Western. Pic will greatly…
Buena Vista has signed with Warner Bros. Czech Republic for local video distribution.