Fulfilling his prediction that it would take two people to fill his role as fest director, Cannes Intl. Film Festival topper Gilles Jacob has announced his replacement in the form of two…
Juliette Lewis ("Way of the Gun") and Gina Gershon ("The Insider") have signed on to star in "Claire's Hat," a film noir comedy to be directed by Bruce McDonald ("Hard Core Logo").
Hyde Park Entertainment has purchased "Running Out of Time," a mystery-thriller pitch with an e-mail hook, from writer Michael Wright ("Dangerous Attraction") for low- against mid-six figures.
Scribes Travis Wright and John Glenn, who sold their spec "Red World" to Disney-based Jerry Bruckheimer Films two months ago, have closed a deal to refashion Jules Verne's classic novel "Journey to…
Eighteen months after Jackie Chan and a host of other Hong Kong entertainers took to the streets to protest the government's lack of action in combating piracy, a leading official has claimed that…
John Langley, co-creator and exec producer of Fox's "Cops," has teamed with comic book guru Stan Lee to create "Police Force 2220," a weekly online animated series to bow later this year.
The Russian government will attempt an ambitious plan to develop the territory's film exhibition and distribution scene, minister of culture Mikhail Shvydkoi announced Monday at a meeting of regional…
A year to the day since the launch of MM Media Capital Partners, the banker is morphing into a full-service finance and distribution partner with the launch of a foreign sales division that will be…
Television felt the crunch of the controversy over violence and kids Tuesday, with one of the largest station owners in the country adopting an official ban on the airing of ads for R-rated movies…
U.S.-owned Reading Cinemas has won a long-standing battle to secure firstrun films at its flagship Sydney cinema, Market City.
Testing a new pay-to-play model, Hollywood Stock Exchange has bowed its "Virtual Producer" program, giving Netizens an insider perspective on film production for upcoming Lions Gate pic "Shadow of…
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