Touchstone Pictures has optioned Chuck Hogan’s prison-based novel “Northeast Kingdom” for producers Barry Sonnenfeld and Barry Josephson and attached scripter Laith Zawawi to adapt. Pic is about a…
"L.A. Confidential" stars Kevin Spacey and Danny DeVito will reteam in a screen version of "Hospitality Suite," a comic play about three salesmen in Wichita, Kansas, during an industrial lubricants…
Uma Thurman will be a presenter on the Academy Awards telecast. This will be her second time participating on an Oscar show.
The Bard brought them together in adversity, and now "Shakespeare in Love" partners Miramax and Universal will co-finance "Bounce," writer/director Don Roos' new comedy drama.
After securing his place as a Hollywood star, Nicolas Cage is moving into indie production. Cage's Saturn Films banner will make its producing debut on "Shadow of the Vampire," in which John…
Robert De Niro will be a presenter at the Academy Awards for the fifth time this year.
"Phenomenon" helmer Jon Turteltaub will direct and produce the big-ticket pic "National Treasure" for Disney, slated to open for the Independence Day weekend in 2000. Pic will be budgeted in the $60…
California Film Commission director Patti Stolken-Archuletta will be stepping down from the position she's held for the past eight years.
The Mel Gibson actioner "Payback" edged Warner Bros.' sophomore romancer "Message in a Bottle" for the top spot at the box office over the weekend, final figures showed Monday.
Brian Cox has inked a deal to topline the upcoming "Salt Water," a film adaptation of Conor McPherson's play "This Lime Tree Bower," which will bow at Primary Stages this May.
Anti-violence and victims' rights groups mounted a public protest in Toronto last week to attempt to stop Canuck indie Lions Gate Films from shooting "American Psycho" in Canada's largest city.