Icon Entertainment Intl. is backing a feature documentary about Manchester United, the world's richest soccer club.
The Fox 2000 thriller "Phone Booth" has connected with director Joel Schumacher, who is in advanced talks to helm a film that has attracted the interest of some of Hollywood's biggest names.
Natasha Henstridge ("The Whole Nine Yards"), Angus MacFadyen ("Cradle Will Rock") and Peter Fonda will star in the thriller "Second Skin" for Alliance Atlantis' Le Monde Entertainment. Darrell Roodt…
Tube maven Chris Carter is broadening his canvas, stepping for the first time into the director's chair for a feature pic. Carter is near a deal with Dimension Films to direct the supernatural drama…
Jessica Lange, Barbara Boyle and Denzel Washington will be among the honorees at the 24th annual Women in Film luncheon June 9 at the Century Plaza Hotel. The org's Crystal Awards, which recognize…
Art Linson and David Fincher's Indelible Pictures, which three months ago hung its shingle at New Line, has made its first major purchase in "Squids" from "U-571" scribe David Ayer. If the movie gets…
Jeff Lipsky's Gotham-based Lot 47 Films has acquired North American distribution rights to Christopher Livingston's comedy "Hit and Runway," winner of the best screenplay award at the 1999 Los…
Blaming rivals for flooding the market with pricey new movie screens, United Artists Theater Co. posted dismal 1999 results Thursday and disclosed it is talking with lenders about recapitalizing the…
MGM has entered a partnership with U.K. indie distrib Optimum Releasing to handle the release of two of its pics, "Flawless" and "Miss Julie." MGM was originally seeking to sell off the U.K. rights…
Screenwriter David Murray has been tapped by Fox 2000 to pen a new screen adaptation of the Francoise Sagan novel "Bonjour Tristesse."