In a deal that's as unusual for its financial terms as it is for its content, Sony Pictures Entertainment has committed to acquiring Mike Figgis' latest thriller, "Time Code 2000," for Columbia…
The pickings must be pretty slim for Farrah Fawcett. That has to explain her attraction to CBS' "Silk Hope," a phony and flimsy look at new beginnings and love among the yokels. Burdened with a…
The writing team David Stem and David Weiss ("The Rugrats Movie") will give a bigscreen voice to "Eloise," as the scribes have been tapped by Itsy Bitsy Entertainment and Di Novi Pictures to adapt…
Producers Bonnie Bruckheimer and Michele Berk are set to produce "Aurora Island" for their respective indie companies -- All Girl Prods. and Edgebrook Prods.
Viewers who are tired of Sinatra-loving, sauce-stirring wiseguys with names like Jimmy No-Nose will surely appreciate HBO's "Excellent Cadavers." This admirable, if overly ambitious telepic avoids…
Yet another special effects expert is wants to direct: Visual effects director Joseph Conti will helm "First Flight" from his script.
A 19-year-old Philadelphia cop? Is that, like, even possible? The grizzled vet who answered a phone call placed to the Philly PD replied, "I've got guns that are older than 19. I haven't seen too…
Tales of the unexpected scooped the bulk of this year's nominations for the 41st annual Australian Film Institute Awards, with quirky black comedy and off-kilter passion plays replacing last year's…
The second annual British Independent Film Awards trotted out American and local luminaries Thursday night to celebrate and promote Brit pics.
No matter how "Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm" is interpreted -- an indictment of the people within the entertainment industry or a linear delusion of one of comedy's funniest thinkers -- it is…
Disney has purchased a pitch by scribe Todd Durham tentatively titled "Strangers in the Night," and the Mouse House is negotiating for Michael Keaton to star and exec produce.