Kopelson Entertainment has optioned "Knox," an action-heist film written by first-time scribes Rick Eid and Gavin Harris.
It came out of left field, but April B.O. set a record for the month of $425.8 million. With moviegoing flagging in the past two weeks, the frame's 10% boost from 1997 was unexpected, and it bettered…
This startling and abrasive prison drama by the author of "I Am a Man" (slated for future broadcast on HBO) is an impressive addition to the growing canon of an African-American playwright increasing…
That sinking feeling experienced by many exhibitors overseas last week was caused not so much by the inevitable, albeit slight, slowing down of the good ship "Titanic" but of the lead weight from a…
R&B star Usher Raymond will make his feature film debut in the untitled Robert Rodriguez-Kevin Williamson project currently lensing in Austin, Texas, for Miramax Films' genre banner Dimension Films.
Musical numbers: "Way Down Yonder," "Why Pass Bypass By?," "Fatherless," "Mine," "Story Song," "The Lord Works in Mysterious Ways," "Live at Lunch," "I Play It by Ear," "Duet for One," "Jesus Was Not…
Helena Bonham Carter is set to take the female lead opposite Brad Pitt and Edward Norton in David Fincher's "The Fight Club" for Fox 2000.
With an eye toward a summer production start, 20th Century Fox is quickly putting together its own entry into the white-hot teen market with "Girl Gives Birth to Prom Date," which John Schultz…
Anyone wondering whether a seminal director of sitcoms can translate half-hour laugh bites into a legit revival of a classic Broadway comedy need only encounter James Burrows' remarkably inventive…
Miramax Films confirmed Thursday that it has acquired worldwide rights to the film version of Julia Sweeney's one-woman show, "God Said, Ha!"