Underscoring "The Blair Witch Project's" evolution from indie oddity to full-blown media phenomenon, Artisan has established a comprehensive licensing campaign that rivals the ones studios mount for…
Natasha Henstridge will join Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Affleck in Don Roos' “Bounce” for Miramax. The drama unfolds as Affleck's character gives away a plane ticket to an anxious traveler in order to…
Columbia Pictures has purchased scribe Michael Frost Beckner's "The Third Fate," a pitch for Sydney Pollack's Sony-based Mirage Enterprises to produce, for a high-six against low- seven figures.
The return of the Large Band behind Texas troubadour Lyle Lovett is no nostalgic exercise. After a three-year absence, during which time Lovett converted his backing unit to an all-string band…
The East Coast premiere of actor Frank Whaley's directorial debut "Joe the King" will open this year's Independent Feature Film Market, the Independent Feature Project announced Wednesday.
New York-based production entity ErgoArts Inc., has begun principal photography on the first of four newly announced feature projects.
Sam Mendes' "American Beauty" will have its world premiere as a gala presentation at the 24th annual Toronto International Film Festival.
Actors-turned-scribes Andrew Lowery and Andrew Miller have closed a guaranteed two-picture deal with Miramax Films worth more than $1 million.
Brent Forrester's comedy pitch "Gazillionaire" has made him a millionaire. New Line Cinema has paid Forrester a heady $1 million to write up his idea described as "The Great Gatsby" as a broad comedy.
The Canadian government has settled a dispute between specialty channel license applicants without stepping on anyone's toes.