Jon Favreau will venture onto the football field for his next project, the WB comedy “The Replacements.” Favreau will join Keanu Reeves and Gene Hackman in the pic about a ragtag team of civilians…
Neverland Films ("Drowning Mona") has purchased Robert Weinbach's feature "Jitterbug," which the company will co-produce with Weinbach's Cyclone Prods.
The heat was on at the seventh edition of St. Petersburg's Festival of Festivals, running June 23-29, as Russia's northern capital sweltered under unseasonable, tropical weather.
Some very talented people stub their collective toes quite elaborately and expensively in "Wild Wild West." Barry Sonnenfeld's attempt to mine summer gold out of another teaming with Will Smith two…
Gotham-based Open City Films, the production house behind Tony Bui's Sundance fave "Three Seasons," has optioned "A Dangerous Liaison," the 1993 tell-all by Baroness Sheri de Borchgrave.
Betting that tyro scribe Adam Herz's "American Pie" will strike a chord with teen auds next month, producer/manager Warren Zide hopes to make a connection with other aspiring writers as well through…
Bill Wisher, the screenwriter best known for his long-time collaboration with James Cameron (they shared script credit on "Terminator 2: Judgment Day"), has inked to write "Superman" for Warner Bros.
In honor of Columbia Pictures' 75th anniversary, the American Cinematheque in Los Angeles is rolling out the studio's most unusual offerings, including the Truman Capote-scripted "Beat the Devil"…
Eric Mendelsohn's ode to suburbia "Judy Berlin" and Jacques Maillot's Cannes competish entry "Our Happy Lives" split $50,000 worth of goodies as top winners at the French-American Film Workshop…
LONDON — The U.K. government is poised to confirm it will relax the legal definition of a British film next month, so more pics made in the U.K. will qualify for tax breaks. New rules will require…