Cleopatra had her Marc Antony. Now, "Cleopatra Jones" has her Don Cheadle. The actor has been hired by Warner Bros. to script and direct a contemporized remake of the 1973 blaxploitation film.
Hong Kong filmmakers will get the red-carpet treatment at the second Pusan International Film Festival, which will run from October 10-18 in South Korea's second largest city.
Kevin Smith, the writer-director of such indie comedies as "Clerks" and "Chasing Amy," has inked a deal with Universal Pictures to pen the third installment of the "Fletch" films.
Miramax's "Shall We Dance?" is poised to set a box office record for a Japanese language release in North America.
Aimed squarely at the grade-schoolers who helped make 1995's "Casper" a B.O. hit and homevideo bestseller, "Casper, A Spirited Beginning" is a lightweight made-for-video "prequel" that should post…
Prince Edward's production company, Ardent Prods., has teamed up with London Films to sign a first-look deal for screenplays by the actor Corbin Bernsen.
Producer David L. Wolper has acquired film rights to a nonfiction book that chronicles what really happened during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962.
Alec Baldwin will star in the Michael Corrente-helmed feature "Outside Providence," it was confirmed Tuesday.
The Ford Motor Co. has signed up as lead sponsor of the European Film Awards, which are being relaunched this year with a much higher profile by the European Film Academy.
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" got a warm reception when it opened the 35th New York Film Festival at Lincoln Center on Friday. The crowd burst into applause when director Ang Lee said, "I was…
Sandra Bullock is near a deal to star for director Griffin Dunne in Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic." The film is based on an Alice Hoffman novel adapted by Robin Swicord. Filming is expected to begin…