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…
Castle Rock Entertainment has cast its vote to pick up the option on "City Hall," the Harold Becker-helmed pic about New York politics, sources said Thursday.
Francisco Leon may be the most popular man at the Berlin Film Festival this week. As sales manager for the Cuban film institute ICAIC, Leon is in the delicious position of representing "Fresa y…
In what's shaping up as a potential collision on the information superhighway between Hollywood and the Baby Bells, the MPAA is calling for tougher rules ensuring that telephone company entry into…
Pierre DesRoches has unexpectedly resigned as executive director of Telefilm Canada, the country's most influential film and TV funder. DesRoches, who has helmed Montreal-based Telefilm for the past…