After four years at Universal, Penny Marshall is moving her Parkway Prods. banner to Sony. The three-year, first-look Columbia deal commences immediately.
Call it an offer the Mario Puzo estate couldn't refuse: Miramax has made a seven-figure preemptive bid to acquire the screen and broadcast rights to "Omerta," the late "Godfather" author's…
Brooklyn is getting another large production facility, New York Studios announced Wednesday.
Sam Maser, a former program director at the London Jewish Film Festival and the Hamptons Film Festival, has been named program director of the Tribeca Film Center's "First Look" series.
Academy Award-winning screenwriters will address violence, sex and why certain scripts sell at the 2nd Annual AFI Screenwriters Weekend, part of the weeklong AFI Los Angeles Intl. Film Festival.
"Sufflosen" (The Prompter), director Hilde Heier's love story set at the Norwegian National Opera, has been selected as Norway's next bid for the foreign-language Oscar.
Djimon Hounsou and Armin Mueller-Stahl are set to star in "The Long Run" for Anant Singh's Distant Horizon.
In another key addition to the Canuck company's U.K. release slate, Alliance Atlantis Motion Picture Distribution has acquired British helmer Eric Styles' "Relative Values" for the U.K. and Canada.
A "La Ronde"-like tale in which guns, rather than sex, rep the connection between the characters, "All the Rage" is a smarty-pants, overweeningly hip black comedy about America's fascination with…
Bruckheimer Films has yet again taken a pitch preemptively off the market, nabbing scribe Steve Bing's comedy, "You Need Therapy."
The Avnet/Kerner Co. in conjunction with the Walt Disney Co. has closed a pact with David Kaczynski, brother of convicted Unabomber Ted Kaczynski, to make a feature film based on David's life.