Can a whole industry declare bankruptcy? The down-at-the-heels exhibition biz is doing its best. Edwards Theatres said Wednesday it filed for Chapter 11. Carmike Cinemas did the same a few weeks ago…
Sessions 2000, the Toronto Intl. Film Festival's biz confab, has expanded its run from two days to six and will have more of an international focus this year, said Kelley Alexander, who runs the…
11-year-old Chaille Stovall, who is in final negotiations to make his feature helming debut with Emmett/Furla Films family pic "Camp Grizzly," starring Dan Haggerty. The Florida-based Stovall will…
Unwilling to surrender September to the rival attraction of the Sydney Olympics, Hoyts Cinemas, one of Australia's top three circuits, is counterattacking by slashing ticket prices at all its cinemas…
CBS sitcom stars Ray Romano and Kevin James are teaming to write and star in a comedy pic to be produced by Paramount-based Alphaville. Untitled feature unites the longtime friends, who have helped…
Rosa Filmes has unveiled its most ambitious project to date, designed to consolidate its status as an international production player with strong sales abroad.
MGM is in negotiations with Shutt-Jones Prods. to produce a reimagining of the Peter Sellers comedy "The World of Henry Orient" based on a pitch by Lizzy Weiss. In Weiss' modern-day take, the object…
Scribes Jonathan Gruber and Erik Bress have been hired to pen "Final Destination 2," the sequel to last spring's hit New Line Cinema release.
Nicolas Cage is in serious discussions with Columbia Pictures to topline "Adaptation." Written and directed by the "Being John Malkovich" writer and director team of Charlie Kaufman and Spike Jonze…
Cary Brokow's Avenue Pictures has acquired Peter Elkoff's spec "Get Well Soon" and attached James Merendino to direct and produce.
In a deal approaching seven figures, "Big Momma's House" scribe Don Rhymer has inked a deal to rewrite "Jumanji II" for Columbia Pictures.
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