Japanese distrib Toho said Thursday that it would operate a 13-screen multiplex theater to open in April in Sony's new Tokyo entertainment center.
Startup film financer Sidekick Entertainment has announced plans to back as many as five independent films annually through late-stage funding in its first year of operation.
"Caroline in the City" co-creator and exec producer Marco Pennette has pacted with Castle Rock Entertainment for an exclusive multiyear development deal.
Literary Brat Packer Bret Easton Ellis' controversial 1991 tome -- arguably one of the most-loathed and least-read novels in recent memory -- undergoes a rather startling transformation via…
Alan Alda has been named this year's winner of the Valentine Davies Award by the Writers Guild of America West for his contributions to the entertainment industry and the community at large.
It's quiet in Park City, the kind of quiet that comes before a blizzard -- or before a stampede of SUV-driving Hollywood types invade the town for the Sundance Film Festival. With the local forecasts…
Carlos Diegues, helmer-writer of Brazil's official Oscar entry "Orfeu," has chosen to direct and co-pen the comedy "God Was Born in Brazil" as his next project.
Lions Gate Films has acquired the North American distribution rights to director-producer Robert Greenwald's Abbie Hoffman biopic, "Steal This Movie!"
Janeane Garofalo, Lorraine Bracco, Jason Priestley and Larry Miller are among the crop of filmmakers and talent set to unspool their films next month at the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival.
Hie-yah! Sony Pictures Family Entertainment is getting a little chopsocky, closing in on a deal to make "The Tenth Master." The film is a kung fu action comedy by Craig Titley ("Scooby Doo," "Cheaper…
Under his Merv Griffin Entertainment banner, Merv Griffin will team with actor George Hamilton to co-produce a feature film based on Hamilton's real-life adventures as a teenager traversing the…