A curious chance for humans to revel in their own destruction, "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" makes for an impressive, if predictably downbeat prequel to a franchise famous for unhappy endings.
Genesis Rodriguez has rounded out the cast of Lionsgate's "What to Expect When You're Expecting."
Content has acquired international rights to Nick Broomfield's documentary "Sarah Palin: You Betcha!" except for Channel 4's UK TV rights.
Universal Pictures has tapped Sony Pictures alum Josh Goldstine as prexy of marketing.
The Writers Guild of America East has unionized Optomen Television, the fourth nonfiction TV company that's come under WGA East jurisdiction.
Film biz vets Gabor Varadi and Luca Bercovici have teamed up to launch Budapest shingle BlueDanubeFilms, which will produce a slate of micro-budget English-language pics.
Docus from Nick Broomfield, Morgan Spurlock and Werner Herzog, and midnight fare from "The Blair Witch Project" co-director Eduardo Sanchez, Bobcat Goldthwait and Adam Wingard will world preem at the…
The Taiwanese epic "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale" has been acquired for U.K. distribution by Optimum Releasing.
Dieter Kosslick's passion for food and film is catching on across Europe.
Devon Jackson, former partner in Jackson-Medavoy Entertainment, has set up a management shingle, Trademark Talent.