In what is by far the biggest screen rights deal for a book this year, Fox 2000 agreed to pay $3 million upfront for "The Cobra Event," a medical thriller novel by "Crisis in the Hot Zone" author…
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Having been anointed by the national film critical caucus as the next great hope of cutting-edge Italian independent cinema, short-film and videomaker Roberta Torre has high expectations riding on…
Comic actor Damon Wayans ("In Living Color") takes a look at the darker side of life, creating a gritty but formulaic street drama, focusing on the daily traumas endured by staff and clients at a…
Paramount's gay-themed comedy "In & Out" ankled the closet with an estimated $15.3 million, leading the total weekend box office to a projected record high for September.
Shot almost entirely in a giant metal container, "Stowaways" is an almost unbearably claustrophobic tale about a motley crew of refugees trying to make their way illegally into Canada by hiding out…
Anational obsession with soccer links three diverse short narratives in "Football Stories," a variable but sprightly and confident omnibus feature. While a bit slight to tempt export beyond Latin…
Carlton Communications is shutting down the international operations of its distrib arm, Carlton Film Distributors, and will likely also end its U.K. distribution by the end of the year.
This wittily conceived little film displays maverick Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan in top form as he juggles a disparate group of intriguing characters through a series of teasing situations. Made…
Australian-born director and Oscar-winning cinematographer Dean Semler has been tapped to helm Steven Seagal's actioner "The Patriot," which begins shooting today in Montana.