Spain's top indie distributor-exhibitor, Antonio Llorens' Lauren Films, is in advanced talks with two other local cinema circuits to create the biggest exhibition loop ever in the country.
Infamous German helmer Leni Riefenstahl is in a German hospital after a helicopter crash in Sudan left her with two broken ribs.
Cameron Diaz has been tapped a presenter at this month's Oscar kudocast.
Ignite Entertainment has purchased corporate thriller spec script "The Inside Man" from Sheldon Turner in a deal that could be worth mid-six figures.
Eric Roberts, last seen taunting Sam Shepard in TNT’s high-rated western “Purgatory,” has joined the cast of Signal Hills Pictures’ “Mercy Streets.” The pic, which starts shooting this month, is…
In a business that loves to replicate success stories, Hollywood industryites trying to travel the same immortalized marketing trail as Artisan's campaign for "The Blair Witch Project" are stumbling.
In one of the first major deals to be made through an online film rights dot-com, August Entertainment has inked a five-year licensing agreement with Pinema Prods. for the Turkish TV rights to the…
Gotham-based Castle Hill Prods. has acquired domestic distribution rights to Paul Lazarus' "Seven Girlfriends." Pic stars Tim Daly ("The Object of My Affection"), Mimi Rogers ("Austin Powers")…
The first 10 years were easy -- but the birthday was very, very hard. Cinequest, the San Jose Film Festival, opened its 10th-annum sked last Thursday with Sundance-preemed Kevin Spacey starrer "The…
It's not everyday that a poem is optioned for the bigscreen, but veteran producer and director William Finnegan's Finnegan-Pinchuk Productions has just paid a sizable five-against-six figure price…
From 11-year-old Haley Joel Osment to 79-year-old Richard Farnsworth, and from first-time nominee Hilary Swank to 12-time Oscar contender Meryl Streep, this year's crop of actors as as varied a field…