Gotham film executives will get a huge blast of reality programming when the 22nd annual Independent Feature Film Market opens Sept. 15.
Joe Roth's Revolution Studios has bought movie rights to embezzlement tale "Family Firm," which will be produced by Dan Jinks and Bruce Cohen, the first project for the duo since winning the best…
Colombian director Jorge Ali Triana takes on South American hero Simon Bolivar in his first original screenplay, "Yo Soy Bolivar" (I am Bolivar), skedded to begin lensing Sept. 4. In pic, Triana aims…
Former "NYPD Blue" star Jimmy Smits and horror-film legend Christopher Lee have joined the cast of episode II of the "Star Wars" saga.
Celebrating its 26th anni, the Humanitas prize -- which honors humanizing achievement in film and TV writing each year -- recognized "Love and Basketball" writer/director Gina Prince-Bythwood…
Kevin Hardesty, formerly director of development at Alphaville, Wednesday was named VP of production at Jersey Films. Hardesty will be responsible for generating material and story ideas for Jersey…
On Aug. 4, the 18th annual Golden Boot Awards will ride into town.
It’s finally settled. The title of writer-director Cameron Crowe’s new movie is “Almost Famous.” Pic was inspired by Crowe’s own experiences as a teenage rock journalist for Rolling Stone in the…
Minnie Driver is set to star in "High Heels and Lowlifes." Driver will play a nurse who eavesdrops with a friend on a cell phone conversation that describes the events of a bank heist. Pic is being…
Spanish distributor Sogepaq has acquired all rights for Spain on a roster of movies including the Sigourney Weaver-starrer "Heartbreakers," "The Husband I Bought" with Charlize Theron and Ashley…
Universal Pictures, laying the groundwork for "The Scorpion King" as the third installment of "The Mummy" franchise, has signed Jonathan Hales to pen the project. Scribe, currently in Australia as a…
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