Rookie indie production outfit Muse Prods. has optioned two novels from the Jim Thompson estate for around $ 800,000, including backends "The Killer Inside Me" and "Savage Night."
United Artists this week agreed to option the screen rights to a New Yorker magazine story that ran less than a month ago.
Skouras Pictures has acquired the Oz family film "The Silver Brumby" for domestic distribution in April.
Actors Dustin Hoffman and Jon Voight, producer Jerome Hellman and director John Schlesinger were among the major players of "Midnight Cowboy" who reunited for a screening at the Directors Guild…
Cathy Konrad has ankled her post as VP of production at Norman Jewison's Yorktown Prods. to become president at Woods Entertainment.
A screenwriter’s claim that his script about a boy who invents a people-shrinking formula was pirated for the movie “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” was rejected Thursday by a federal appeals court. The…
A group of indie filmmakers were distraught Thursday after one of only two prints of their latest pic was stolen from the trunk of a car in Hollywood.
For the second time in two months, Warner Bros. has agreed to pay at least $ 1 million for an action script by writing duo Larry and Andy Wachowski.
Samuel Goldwyn Co. acquired "What Happened Was ..."-- a sleeper hit of the Sundance Film Festival -- adding another high-profile indie flick to its lineup.
Marking Kuzui Enterprises' bid to build on its distribution and co-production slate, former Silver Pictures and Steve Roth Prods. development executive Dana Roth has been named veepee of acquisitions…
After more than a year of negotiations, reps from several major studios and the state fire marshal's film task force have agreed to modify fire safety regulations on sound stages, warehouses and film…