Warner Bros. has acquired the film rights to Michael Drosnin's nonfiction book "The Bible Code," which details an Israeli mathematician's decoding of a series of messages and predictions hidden in…
Spanish cinema circuit Cinesa, owned by United Cinemas Intl. (UCI), is in talks with local hardtop chain Hermanos Hernandez to create the biggest exhibition alliance in the country. If it comes to…
Getting double mileage out of his alien, sci-fi pitch, screenwriter Walt Becker has set up "Link" at Live Entertainment for Wesley Snipes' Amen Ra Films and Parkwood Pictures to produce.
With the Cannes film festival's 50th bash now out of the way, Switzerland's premier film event, the Locarno Intl. Film Festival, is gearing up for its golden anniversary edition Aug. 6-16.
Rob Cohen, who directed "Dragonheart" and "Daylight," has been set to direct "New York Dive" for Fox 2000 and producer Adam Fields, sources said.
Miko Hughes, the 11-year-old thesp from "Zeus and Roxanne," has inked to star with Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin in "Simon" for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures.
The Independent Feature Project will present "Fast, Cheap and Out of Control" helmer Errol Morris with its 1997 IFP Gotham Filmmaker Award. Macky Alston will receive the Open Palm Award for his…
"Men in Black" director Barry Sonnenfeld and former Columbia Pictures president Barry Josephson are homing in on where they will set up shop.
Rachel Pfeffer, who has served as president of Robert Redford's Wildwood Enterprises since 1993, is exiting the company. Michael Nozik, president of Redford's indie banner South Fork Pictures, will…
“Brassed Off” debuted with $7,567 at the Laemmle Royal and “Schizopolis” bowed to $3,558 at the Landmark Nuart in Los Angeles over the Memorial Day weekend. The numbers were incorrect in Wednesday’s…