Jan De Bont has decided not to direct 20th Century Fox's "Zero Hour" and instead will turn his complete attention to the sci-fi western "Ghost Riders in the Sky" as his next directing project for Fox…
As the temperature continues to rise in Italy and theater-owners resign themselves to the customary summertime slump in trading, encouraging preliminary figures have been released for the box office…
Kimberly Greene and Camille Tucker, the duo who scripted the NBA comedy "Golddiggaz" with John Singleton, have inked a deal with Universal Pictures to write, produce and co-direct an upcoming feature.
Following two years of canceled or vastly reduced editions due to budget headaches and bureaucratic hitches, the Taormina Intl. Film Festival moves back to its traditional slot this summer, running…
Members of Mexico's film community took to the streets last weekend to protest the imminent demise of local cinema.
China now has its first national cinema chain, with the creation of Zhonghua Theaters.
Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Paramount-based Phase One Prods. has optioned "Jaws" scribe Carl Gottlieb's thriller pitch "Wolf and Blood" in a deal that could net Gottlieb a mid-six-figure pricetag.
London's abandoned Battersea Power Station will be the site of the U.K.'s first state-of-the-art megaplex --- and Europe's largest cinema complex --- according to sources.
Christina Applegate --- who recently wrapped her 10-year co-starring stint in the Fox TV sitcom "Married ... With Children" --- is set to star opposite Stefano Dionisi ("Farinelli") in "Claudine's…
Warner Bros. has bid $100,000 against a $500,000 total exercise price for feature film rights to "The Invaders," the 1960s sci-fi ABC-TV show starring Roy Thinnes. Those rights, once owned by Carolco…
Oscar-winning producer Jeremy Thomas is making his debut as a director with "All the Little Animals," a $6 million contemporary thriller which started shooting Monday.