The toppers at Imagine and DreamWorks have been meeting regularly lately on creative projects involving the Web site Pop.com as well as a possible online global film school. The comings and goings of…
Imax Corp. announced Monday it has started production on "All Access," a giant-screen rock concert film with performances by Carlos Santana, B.B. King, Sting, Macy Gray, Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock.
German-based licensing company Intertainment has concluded a multipicture deal with Spanish distributor Manga Films. Drawing on product from its various partnerships, company has sold a mixed…
Franchise Classics will produce "The Green Dragon," written and to be directed by brothers Tony Bui and Timothy Linh Bui ("Three Seasons") and to star Forest Whitaker and Patrick Swayze.
In Oscar handicapping, everything you know is wrong. That became apparent Feb. 15 when the nominations were announced and immediately contradicted most observers' predictions. Even in a year with few…
Trimark Pictures is in negotiations to pick up North American rights to Gurinder Chadha's "What's Cooking," the family drama that opened the Sundance Film Festival last month.
One of the boldest and most provocative entries in this year's Sundance competition, "Urbania," Jon Shear's impressive feature directorial debut, is a darkly intriguing drama that probes the very…
Few concrete conclusions were reached Monday in the AFM's look at "The Future of Feature Film Financing."
"Seinfeld" producing alums Alec Berg, Jeff Schaffer and Dave Mandel have scored a high six- against seven-figure deal from Disney for "Aftermath," a feature pitch with a premise that seizes on the…
Markedly more accomplished than the usual run of self-consciously campy horror schlock, "The Convent" could become the next habit-forming attraction on the midnight-movie circuit. Even so, pic likely…