Lions Gate Films has acquired worldwide rights to Joe Carnahan's directorial debut "Blood Guts Bullets & Octane," which screened last month at the Sundance Film Festival.
Producer Daniel Sladek has optioned two projects under his new management and production entity Sladek Entertainment.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has announced winners of its 1997 College Awards Competition, recognizing excellence in college-student film/video production. Students from USC…
Touchstone Pictures has paid mid- against upper-six-figures for "Robot Killer," a pitch to be written by Cinco Paul ("Witch Hunt"), sources said.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification and Ratings Appeals Board upheld the NC-17 rating given to the film "Glam" after an appeal hearing last week brought by the film's distributor…
A federal judge here says he will block next week's video release of Warner Bros. "Devil's Advocate" unless the studio can settle with a sculptor who claims the pic used his masterpiece without…
Touchstone Pictures and Caravan Pictures have dialed up first-time scripter Amy D'Addario's romantic comedy spec "Call Waiting" for low six figures against mid-six figures, sources said Tuesday.
Bokeem Woodbine, who co-starred in "Dead Presidents," will get a "Life" opposite Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence for Universal Pictures, sources said Wednesday.
Taking on the most expensive unsolved art heist in history, 20th Century Fox has optioned the feature film rights to Boston Herald reporter Tom Mashberg’s article — which details his investigation…
October's "The Apostle" remained at the top of the exclusives list, gaining nearly 20% over the previous week's total. Robert Duvall's story of a preacher wrestling with his demons collected $100,094…
Good Machine Intl. has acquired worldwide sales rights to Joan Chen's directorial debut "Xiu Xiu, the Sent Down Girl," which makes its world premiere Feb. 19 in competition at the Berlin Film…