Salma Hayek has inked to star in the comedy "La Gran Vida" (The Great Life), a low-budget pic from fledgling Spanish production outfit BesoBeso Prods.
Robert Bresson, the master director once described by fellow filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard as the Dostoevsky of French cinema, has died in Paris. He was 98.
Intermedia, in conjunction with Paris-based UGC, is in final negotiations to handle all foreign rights on MGM's Antonio Banderas-Angelina Jolie starrer "Dancing in the Dark."
Directorial debuts drew the most interest at the first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe, which wrapped here Saturday.
Buxom cyber-explorer Lara Croft is inching her way to the bigscreen: Paramount Pictures is in advanced negotiations to enlist Simon West ("The General's Daughter," "Con Air") to direct "Tomb Raider,"…
Fine Line has won a competitive auction for the screen option to Julian F. Thompson's novel "The Grounding of Group 6" on behalf of "Forrest Gump" producer Wendy Finerman.
"The World Is Not Enough," "Tarzan," "End of Days" and "Pokemon" were the stars of the pre-Christmas overseas box office frame. The early foreign returns on Fox's "Anna and the King," however, appear…
The Slamdance Film Festival has named six features and one short for the Special Screenings category, as well as 30 features and shorts to be screened in the festival's new second venue, the…
Actress Gong Li will be the president of the international jury for the 50th anniversary edition of the Berlin Film Festival. It's the first time that a Chinese personality has been invited to serve…
Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group has acquired all domestic rights and various international territory rights to "Under Suspicion," the Stephen Hopkins-helmed pic starring Gene Hackman and Morgan…
Richard Goleszowski is set to direct "The Tortoise and the Hare," which is being developed as the second film from Aardman Animation under its deal with DreamWorks.