With several studios showing more than token interest, New Line inhaled a pitch about marijuana smuggling brothers which came with Brad Pitt attached to star.
A remarkable first feature from director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, "The Town" is a strikingly original, vibrantly sensitive look at an extended family living in a remote Turkish village. Following its…
Despite a penchant for filling his plays with the socially downtrodden and alienated, George F. Walker has avoided being pinned down as a political playwright and, mostly, avoided putting overt…
With a projected $22.7 million opening thrust, Sony's "The Mask of Zorro" slashed its way to the top of the box office chart, edging out last weekend's top-grosser, Warner Bros.' "Lethal Weapon 4."
The team that gave Anthony Minghella's "The English Patient" its Oscar-winning sheen has signed on to Minghella's follow-up feature, Paramount and Miramax's "The Talented Mr. Ripley."
The former director of the Mexican Film Institute (Imcine) is expected to be named shortly to the top spot at Televisa's film arm Televicine.
Oscar-nominated screenwriter Paul Attanasio and producer Katie Jacobs have inked a two-year, first-look deal for their Heel & Toe Films to develop and produce features for Paramount Pictures.
National Amusements has bowed Chile's biggest multiplex, a Santiago 14-screener, in an intensifying battle for the No. 5 Latino B.O. arena.
Actor Ron Livingston joins William Hurt, Nigel Hawthorne, Miranda Richardson and Irene Jacob in "The Big Brass Ring," a film based on a script originally written by Orson Welles.
Warner Bros. has struck a deal with television director Dennie Gordon ("Ally McBeal," "The Practice") to make her feature directing debut on pooch pic "See Spot Run."
Less than three months after officially opening its doors, Fox Studios Australia has initiated its first Australian film, a black comedy called "Soft Fruit."