Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. has greenlit "Vanilla Fog," the first pic to be distributed under its new financing and production deal at 20th Century Fox, which begins June 1.
Part biopic of Baltimore's enfant terrible/shockmeister John Waters, part chronicle of the making of the notorious "Pink Flamingos," which catapulted drag queen Divine to the limelight, "Divine…
In what is shaping up as a "Copland" caliber ensemble, Miramax is in final talks with Sean Connery, Dylan McDermott, Dennis Quaid, Ellen Burstyn and Ryan Phillippe to join Madeleine Stowe, Angelina…
Aldous Huxley's 1932 novel of utopian nightmare continues to have resonance, with its depiction of a society in which humans are genetically engineered, not born; where aging, disease and emotional…
"Titanic" star Leonardo DiCaprio may be floundering around again soon -- this time in an icy sea of legalese.
Matt Damon has struck a deal to mount the Columbia Pictures/Miramax Films co-production "All the Pretty Horses," the Billy Bob Thornton-directed adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel, the companies…
Castle Rock Entertainment has paid a $200,000-against-$450,000 ransom for William Prochnau's current Vanity Fair article "Adventures in the Ransom Trade: The Roaring Business in Kidnapping U.S…
Gillian Armstrong, the Aussie helmer of such films as "My Brilliant Career" and "Little Women," is set to direct "Boys R Us" for 20th Century Fox and Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures.
LisaGay Hamilton is in talks to join the cast of Clint Eastwood's "True Crime," the Warner Bros. drama about a journalist's attempt to free a death-row convict as his scheduled execution ticks closer.
Telecom Italia approved a preliminary agreement Thursday with pubcaster RAI that would create a second digital TV platform in Italy. One platform has already been launched by pay TV operator Telepiu.
Producer Andrew Lazar has sold a comedy pitch by "Larry Sanders Show" scribe Adam Resnick to Paramount Pictures for $325,000 against $650,000.