A trio of production companies are teaming to tell the story of the Moulin Rouge, the first desegregated hotel and casino in Las Vegas.
Unique Features partners Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne have hired Dylan Sellers as senior production executive for their Warner Bros.-based shingle.
General Motors will sit out next years Oscarcast.
With five awards, epic "The Kautokeino Rebellion" was this year's winnerat the annual Norwegian Amanda awards, closely followed by youth drama "The Man Who Loved Yngve" with four awards.
"The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor" is showing plenty of life outside the U.S.
Manager-producer Joan Hyler remained in critical condition Sunday at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center after she was hit by a car on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu on Friday night.
Alcon Entertainment has picked up the feature rights to Jerry Carr and Allan Gross' graphic novel series "Cryptozoo Crew," as well as scribe Joe Gazzam's adaptation of the project.
In what was seen as a deserved decision, top prize at the 61st Locarno Intl. Film Festival was awarded Saturday to "Parque via," first feature by Mexican helmer Enrique Rivera.
"Emilio" delivers an engrossing and sometimes vibrant portrait of a naive Mexican kid's sink-or-swim encounter with the urban beast that is contempo Los Angeles.
French thesp Isabelle Huppert will receive a career achievement award from the Montreal World Film Festival.