A family feud has killed off the telco mega-merger that India's Reliance ADA Group was pursuing at the same time as its negotiations with the DreamWorks principals concerning a buyout of the studio.
Singer Fergie is in negotiations to join the Rob Marshall-helmed musical "Nine" for the Weinstein Co. and Relativity Media.
The box office Batfrenzy swooped into international markets as "The Dark Knight" launched brightly with $40 million at 4,500 playdates in only 20 territories.
IFC Films has picked up domestic distribution rights to Jessica Yu's "Ping Pong Playa."
One of the most ballyhooed Asian productions in recent history, and the most expensive Chinese-lingo picture ever, John Woo's costume actioner "Red Cliff" scales the heights.
Imagi, the Hong Kong- and Los Angeles-based animation house responsible for last year's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," will offer its shares in a secondary listing in the U.S.
Bob and Harvey Weinstein have appointed Jeff Maynard as senior veep of post-production for the Weinstein Co.
New Line is "Going the Distance" with a pre-emptive purchase of tryo scribe Geoff LaTulippe's romantic comedy spec script.
Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures' "The Dark Knight" rocketed the Batman film franchise into the superhero stratosphere as it nabbed the highest weekend opening ever in grossing an official $158.3…
Putting a violent spin on the "Superbad" formula (envelope-pushing raunch plus unexpectedly sweet affirmations of male friendship), "Pineapple Express" emerges as a fitfully funny, tonally trippy but…