Universal Pictures snapped up the film rights to "Zlata's Diary" Tuesday, beating a number of competitors for a 12-year-old Bosnian girl's record of the siege in Sarajevo. The rights sold for a…
Castle Rock Entertainment has pacted with Chuck Weinstock for a first-look feature film deal, signaling the company's gearing-up of production partners.
"Fresh" is the story of one young boy's way out of the vicious circle of drug violence that defines the world in which he has grown up. Skillfully made and involving, first feature by Boaz Yakin…
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Sources said Tuesday that Alan J. Pakula's Gotham-based production outfit has optioned the film rights for former overseas correspondent Robert Cullen's debut novel "Cover Story."
The survivors of a New York lawyer who died of AIDS in 1987 filed a $ 10 million suit Monday against producer Scott Rudin, director Jonathan Demme, TriStar Pictures and others connected with…
Last year's supporting actress Oscar winner, Marisa Tomei ("My Cousin Vinny") , will join Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences president Arthur Hiller Feb. 9 to announce nominees for the 66th…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. picked up the rights to produce and distribute "The Madness of George III," the acclaimed British play that looks at the brief bout of insanity of the king who lost the colonies.
Buz Kohan has been named a writer for the 66th Academy Awards show. Kohan, an Oscar writer eight times before, has received 28 Emmy nominations and won 13 times, including two for the 63rd and 64th…
A new pilot fire safety inspection program, currently being used on the set of CBS' "Diagnosis: Murder," may soon lead to lower location filming costs for the entire industry within the city of L.A.
Business in Los Angeles continued to shake off the effects of the earthquake last weekend, as indicated by a general upward trend on the exclusives roster. The Jan. 17 Northridge quake leveled B.O…
"Adventures of Brisco County, Jr." star Billy Drago has inked a two-pic pact with New Image Productions, sources said Monday.