In one of the biggest deals in the company's short history, Lions Gate Films has paid an estimated $1.5 million to acquire the North American rights to the Kevin Spacey starrer "The Big Kahuna." In…
Artisan Entertainment has signed an output deal with Spain's No. 1 indie distrib, Lauren Films.
In what could be described as a sort of "Mr. Diggler Goes to Washington," Sony Pictures Entertainment has paid $1 million for "Ottoman Empire," a political satire from scribe-helmer Andrew Bergman.
A full month before the script version of this year's hottest lit property has been delivered to WB, heavyweights like Steven Spielberg, Chris Columbus, Jonathan Demme, Rob Reiner and Brad Silberling…
A drear moment in the careers of all concerned, this would-be charmer about an elderly man and woman who fall -- sometimes literally -- for each other at a boarding house will go over big with…
David O. Russell's very individualistic first studio pic discharges black humor, startling action, genre subversion, anarchic attitude and barbed political commentary on its way to making very cogent…
Despite the rainy weather, the Independent Feature Film Market remained lively on Tuesday, dominated by gangsters, kudos and talk of foreign markets.
"The Matrix" nabbed four awards Tuesday at the first Golden Trailer Awards held at the DGA Theater.
A mix of upscale star power, new American indie talent and international features will ballast this year's Mill Valley Film Festival, unspooling Oct. 7-17 at various Marin County venues.
Helmer Julien Temple ("Vigo") has signed on to direct the Frank Cottrell Boyce ("Hilary and Jackie") script "Pandaemonium."
Docu-favoring indie distributor Seventh Art Releasing has completed lensing on "The Comedians: One Hundred Years of Yiddish Comedy Theater," the first project under a new commitment to producing its…