Firing one of the first big-budget salvos for the coming American Film Market , Constantin Film head Bernd Eichinger on Thursday confirmed production plans for an adaptation of Peter Hoeg's…
There is nothing graceful about Alex Canawati's directorial feature debut, "Inevitable Grace," an amateurish, derivative would-be thriller that owes its entire existence to Hitchcock. Clumsily…
With five days still to play at the 44th Berlinale, competition boss Moritz de Hadeln had three slam dunks, a lot of rim shots and several complete misses.
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up all North American rights to the feel-good Russian/French movie "Window to Paris," screening here in the Panorama section of the 44th Berlinale.
Francis Ford Coppola will produce New Line's "Don Juan DeMarco and the Centerfold," reteaming him with Marlon Brando for the first timesince Coppola helmed "Apocalypse Now" in 1979.
Miramax Films confirmed Thursday that it has acquired North American distribution rights to the documentary series "100 Years of Cinema," which will feature such directors as Martin Scorsese, Stephen…
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…
As several competitors circled, TriStar producer Wendy Finerman staked a bounty of $ 225,000 against $ 750,000 to option the screen rights to "One for the Money," Janet Evanovich's novel to be…
The question of movie theaters' viability in a 500-channel superhighway future will be addressed by industry honchos Ted Turner and MCA Motion Picture chairman Tom Pollock next month during a…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. acquired "What Happened Was ..."-- a sleeper hit of the Sundance Film Festival -- adding another high-profile indie flick to its lineup.