Indie distributor Legacy Releasing has acquired domestic rights to "Clubland," about the Los Angeles rock scene, from producers Glen Ballard and Mimi Polk Gitlin ("Thelma and Louise").
Miramax Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to the animated musical fairy tale "The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina."
Roger Rabbit, eat your heart out. Russian animators are starting work on a version of Mikhail Bulgakov's classic novel "Master and Margarita," whose magic atmosphere will be created by mixing live…
Yelmo Cineplex de Espana, a joint venture of Sony-controlled Loews Cineplex and Spanish partner Yelmo Films, has announced one of the most ambitious multiplex construction plans ever in Spain.
Oscar winner William Hurt and actress Jennifer Tilly have been cast in the starring roles in Dutch director Dick Maas' black-humored action thriller "Do Not Disturb."
Sandra Bullock, recent winner of the People's Choice Award as favorite female film star, is near a deal to star in "28 Days" under Betty Thomas' helm for Columbia Pictures.
German pics "Nachtgestalten" (Nightshapes) and "Aimee & Jaguar" will be among the films competing for the Golden and Silver Bears at the 49th Berlin Intl. Film Festival.
Strand Releasing has acquired the domestic distribution rights to "Edge of Seventeen," directed by David Moreton, and "I Stand Alone," helmed by Gaspar Noe, both of which will screen at the upcoming…
Six American indie pics, headlined by films from Steven Soderbergh and Spike Lee, will be taken on a nationwide tour by U.K. distrib Feature Film Company under the banner "American Independence."
Having made the successful leap from TV writing to feature scribedom, Susannah Grant ("Ever After") is looking to take the next step, having struck a deal to write and make her directing debut on an…
Safety concerns have forced two Cape Town cinemas to stop screening the Hollywood movie "The Siege" amid Muslim condemnation and a spate of bomb threats.