Columbia Pictures has acquired Alex Torres' action laffer "Hit the Misses" for $200,000 against half a million dollars.
Summit Entertainment and Newmarket Group, which teamed to produce "Memento," have anted up mid-six figures to acquire the thriller spec "The Key Man" from tyro scribe Michael Konyves.
Dean Devlin's Electric Entertainment, Roland Emmerich's Centropolis Entertainment and Bob Cooper's Landscape Entertainment have teamed to produce "Cyber Love Story," penned by Ron Bass. Emmerich is…
Like a baseball slugger chasing a home run title in a shortened season, Disney's reduced slate of movie releases this year has thrown into jeopardy the Mouse House's usual No. 1 claim on box office…
Last January, Miramax co-chair Harvey Weinstein made USA Today reporter Andy Seiler an offer he couldn't refuse.
Tough guys are dominating Korean movies. Most are criminals and some are violent -- arousing the ire of critics, who say these characters are lousy role models who are often depicted abusing women.
In a pioneering move, Spanish cinema circuit Cinebox is establishing Latin American footholds, targeting Venezuela and Brazil.
Australian sales agents Beyond Films has used a new relationship with U.K. production house the Spice Factory to announce romantic mystery-thriller "Rogue" is still viable.
The seven Hollywood majors relished their tea break in the U.K. amid an otherwise turbulent rental year overseas. Film revenues for the seven Hollywood majors shrank almost everywhere in Europe…
As preliminary figures are being compiled for the 2000-'01 Italian theatrical season that draws to a close June 30, local film industry morale is running high for the first time in many years, with a…
Work continues on Trizec-Hahn's giant Hollywood & Highland complex, including a glitzy multiplex in the shadow of Mann's Chinese Theater.